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Recent studies have indicated that people develop ulcers more due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress.

A. due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress
B. due to their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than to having too much stress
C. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than that they have too much stress
D. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than because they have too much stress
E. because of their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than because of their having too much stress
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Re: Recent studies have indicated that [#permalink] New post 17 Sep 2013, 00:12
Recent studies have indicated that people develop ulcers more due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress.

A. due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress
B. due to their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than to having too much stress
C. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than that they have too much stress
D. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than because they have too much stress
E. because of their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than because of their having too much stress

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A & B eliminated - due cannot be used in the place of because
C- Not parallel. more X than Y. X and Y must be structurally and logically parallel. Here it is "more because their ... than that .."
E- Tense Error and unidiomatic. because of their having too much stress .

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Re: Recent studies have indicated that [#permalink] New post 19 Mar 2014, 20:52
vani711 wrote:
Recent studies have indicated that people develop ulcers more due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress.

A. due to the fact that their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than stress
B. due to their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than to having too much stress
C. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than that they have too much stress
D. because their mucous membranes become infected by Helicobacter pylori than because they have too much stress -because x than because y -Good!
E. because of their mucous membranes becoming infected by Helicobacter pylori than because of their having too much stress


Due to -means "caused by" in GMAT ;so A&B -out
C-"that" -not parallel to because
E-too wordy/awkward

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