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Like the one reputed to live in Loch Ness, also an inland

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Like the one reputed to live in Loch Ness, also an inland [#permalink] New post 29 Jun 2006, 18:05
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Like the one reputed to live in Loch Ness, also an inland lake connected to the ocean by a river, inhabitants of the area around Lake Champlain claim sightings of a long and narrow “sea monster.â€
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Re: SC: Sea Monster [#permalink] New post 29 Jun 2006, 18:13
B

irregular comparison for the following
A. like the one...inhabitants
D. like Loch Ness's reputed monster, inhabitants
E. similar to that...inhabitants
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 [#permalink] New post 29 Jun 2006, 18:43
B it is.

A. "Like the one reputed to live in Loch Ness" is modifying "inhabitants"
C. "Loch Ness’s" is compared with "Lake Champlain"
D. "Like Loch Ness’ reputed monster" is referring to "inhabitants"
E. " Similar to that reputed to live in Loch Ness" is refferring to "inhabitants"
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 [#permalink] New post 29 Jun 2006, 19:22
Another comparison question :lol:

A can be eliminated because of "LIKE"... see your other post for that rule
B is correct
C, D and E have illogical comparisons as noted by others
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 [#permalink] New post 29 Jun 2006, 19:58
Will go with B

A - modifier problem
C - Incorrect comparison....... monster and lake
D - Modifier problem
E - awkward and modifier problem
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Re: SC: Sea Monster [#permalink] New post 30 Jun 2006, 02:05
[quote="acfuture"]Like the one reputed to live in Loch Ness, also an inland lake connected to the ocean by a river, inhabitants of the area around Lake Champlain claim sightings of a long and narrow “sea monster.â€
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 [#permalink] New post 30 Jun 2006, 06:15
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A can be eliminated because of "LIKE"... see your other post for that rule
B is correct
C, D and E have illogical comparisons as noted by others


Will go with B.
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 [#permalink] New post 30 Jun 2006, 17:26
OA is B
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