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# However much United States voters may agree that there is

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07 Jul 2007, 17:48
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However much United States voters may agree that there is waste in government and that the government as a whole spends beyond its means, it is difficult to find broad support for a movement toward a minimal state.

A)
B) Despite the agreement among the United States voters to the fact
C) Although United States voters agree
D) Even though United States voters may agree
E) There is agreement among United States voters that

Answers without explanations are of little use, so please provide an explanation to support your choice. Will post OA later.
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07 Jul 2007, 20:30
I thought A & D were closer choice but
However much voters may agree
is not the same as
Even though thy may agree.
I pick A.
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07 Jul 2007, 21:51
r019h wrote:
However much United States voters may agree that there is waste in government and that the government as a whole spends beyond its means, it is difficult to find broad support for a movement toward a minimal state.

A)
B) Despite the agreement among the United States voters to the fact
C) Although United States voters agree
D) Even though United States voters may agree
E) There is agreement among United States voters that

Answers without explanations are of little use, so please provide an explanation to support your choice. Will post OA later.

A. to maintain llism, we need "that" in before and after conjunction "and".
BCD all lack that before "and". they are ruled out.
E is not short and sweet (concise and clear).

A is left as correct.
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08 Jul 2007, 05:22
Band E use "agreement" whereas C uses "agree" which is not the same as "may agree" used in orignial sentence. Between A and D elimnate D on account of non paralellism.... hence ans should be A
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08 Jul 2007, 11:33
Himalayan wrote:
r019h wrote:
However much United States voters may agree that there is waste in government and that the government as a whole spends beyond its means, it is difficult to find broad support for a movement toward a minimal state.

A)
B) Despite the agreement among the United States voters to the fact
C) Although United States voters agree
D) Even though United States voters may agree
E) There is agreement among United States voters that

Answers without explanations are of little use, so please provide an explanation to support your choice. Will post OA later.

A. to maintain llism, we need "that" in before and after conjunction "and".
BCD all lack that before "and". they are ruled out.
E is not short and sweet (concise and clear).

A is left as correct.

great explanation, Himalayan, appreciate it! OA is A.
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11 Jun 2011, 08:11
+1 A

Parallelism is required: that.....that
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11 Jun 2011, 20:44
that is required...choice between A and E
Initially went with E and realized my mistake.

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11 Jun 2011, 20:46
However much United States voters may agree that there is waste in government and that the government as a whole spends beyond its means.

Need a clarification - if the sentence above ends at ..... beyond its means, then will E be a better choice?
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Re: SC- US voters   [#permalink] 11 Jun 2011, 20:46
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