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First discovered more than 30 years ago, Lina's Sunbird, a four and a half inch animal, found in the phillipines and that resembles a hummingbird, has shimmering metallic colors on its head; a brilliant orange patch, bordered with red tufts, in the center of its breast, and a red eye.

A)found in the phillipines and that resembles
B) found in the Phillipines and that, resembling
C) found in the phillipines and resembling
D) that is found in the Phillipines and it resembles
E) that is found in the Phillipines and that, resembling
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 [#permalink] New post 18 Mar 2007, 19:51
C it is

found and resembling are parallel, participle parallelism
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Re: SC-Lina's Sunbird [#permalink] New post 19 Mar 2007, 16:01
First discovered more than 30 years ago, Lina's Sunbird, a four and a half inch animal, found in the phillipines and that resembles a hummingbird, has shimmering metallic colors on its head; a brilliant orange patch, bordered with red tufts, in the center of its breast, and a red eye.

A)found in the phillipines and that resembles
B) found in the Phillipines and that, resembling
C) found in the phillipines and resembling--correct
D) that is found in the Phillipines and it resembles
E) that is found in the Phillipines and that, resembling
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Yes it is C, however I think the sentence sounds bad with any of the choices, who would ever write that way?
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 [#permalink] New post 20 Mar 2007, 16:43
OA is C
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Can someone explain what is this participle parallelism ?
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participle parallelism [#permalink] New post 08 Oct 2007, 20:09
I have same question - what is - participle parallelism ?

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