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The proposed urban development zones do not
represent a new principle; it
was employed in
"Operation Bootstrap" in Puerto Rico.

(A) do not represent a new principle; it
(B) represent not a new principle, but one that
(C) are not a new principle; the same one
(D) are not a new principle, but one that
(E) are not new in principle; it
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Sep 2006, 02:23
(A) do not represent a new principle; it - it has no clear referrant. WRONG

(B) represent not a new principle, but one that - right by POE

(C) are not a new principle; the same one - S-V agreement. WRONG*

(D) are not a new principle, but one that - S-V agreement. WRONG*

(E) are not new in principle; it - - it has no clear referrant. WRONG

* - are not a new principle
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Sep 2006, 02:52
A is wordy, B is wordy/awkward, E has pronoun issues. Very tough question but going to say C, because I always favor semicolons!
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Sep 2006, 02:55
Oops - yes - it looks like B is the better option. I must remember that the correct option is not always perfect! Sometimes you have to take the lesser of two evils - wordiness and awkwardness aside!
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Sep 2006, 03:17
(B) as well, "not ..., but (rather)"

> In C & D, "The proposed urban development zones" wrongly equals to "a principal".
> In E, S-V agreement problem, along with "it".
> In A, "it" is not clear.
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