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The aristocratic values expressed in the writings of  [#permalink] New post 20 Dec 2010, 16:48
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The aristocratic values expressed in the writings of
Marguerite Yourcenar place her within the French
classical tradition, as does her passionate interest in
history, particularly Roman history.

(A) as does
(B) so do
(C) as do
(D) so is the case with
(E) similarly, does


This is simple sc but the ans defies my reasoning. Please can someone explain ?
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Re: The aristocratic values expressed [#permalink] New post 20 Dec 2010, 17:56
"her passionate interest" is singular, so "does" is required here.
IMO A
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Re: The aristocratic values expressed [#permalink] New post 20 Dec 2010, 19:18
ajit257,

What about the sentence as it is stands confuses you exactly?

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Re: The aristocratic values expressed [#permalink] New post 20 Dec 2010, 19:35
Hey Brett,
you know wht i cant believe i got this wrong.....i got my mistake. thanks anyway.
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Re: The aristocratic values expressed [#permalink] New post 20 Dec 2010, 19:44
No worries! I never fault anybody for asking the question. Better to ask your question here than wonder about it during the test... :-)
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