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New post 11 Sep 2007, 18:04
can someone point out an OG example of this idiom? I wrote it down but forgot where this came from...

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216. Computers are becoming faster, more powerful, and more reliable, and so too are modems, they are the devices to allow two or more computers to share information over regular telephone lines.
(A) so too are modems, they are the devices to allow
(B) so too are modems, the devices that allow
(C) so too modems, the devices allowing
(D) also modems, they are the devices that allow
(E) also modems, which are the devices to allow


OA is B, does this help?
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New post 11 Sep 2007, 19:27
thanks. very tricky


"and also" is redundant, but "and so too" is not redundant...
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New post 11 Sep 2007, 19:37
bmwhype2 wrote:
thanks. very tricky


"and also" is redundant, but "and so too" is not redundant...


wow..good point
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216. Computers are becoming faster, more powerful, and more reliable, and so too are modems, they are the devices to allow two or more computers to share information over regular telephone lines.
(A) so too are modems, they are the devices to allow
(B) so too are modems, the devices that allow
(C) so too modems, the devices allowing
(D) also modems, they are the devices that allow
(E) also modems, which are the devices to allow


OA is B, does this help?


in addition to being idiomatic, is this testing llism too?

Computers are becoming faster, more powerful, and more reliable, and so too are modems, the devices that allow two or more computers to share information over regular telephone lines.
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New post 31 Mar 2011, 00:45
B looks better but concern about "the devices" - Isn't it confusing except if I assume it is close to model so devices means modem
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B for ||ism plus s/v agreement
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