Galileo was convinced that natural phenomena, as manifestations of the laws of physics, would appear the same to someone on the deck of a ship moving smoothly and uniformly through the water as a person standing on land.
A. water as a
B. water as to a
C. water; just as it would to a
D. water, as it would to the
E. water; just as to the
OA is B
The SC is testing for Idiom - same to X as to Y
The "would" in D is redundant. Hence D is incorrect.
I messed up .Marked (D).Ok if we say
X would appear same to Y as to Z
X would appear same to Y as it would to Z
"It" here is redundant.But i dont understand "would " plays a role in tense agreement.Why that is not required.
Its Now Or Never