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The winds that howl across the Great Plains not only blow

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The winds that howl across the Great Plains not only blow [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2007, 09:41
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850. The winds that howl across the Great Plains not only blow away valuable topsoil, thereby reducing the potential crop yield of a tract of land, and also damage or destroy young plants.
(A) and also damage or destroy
(B) as well as damaging or destroying
(C) but they also cause damage or destroy
(D) but also damage or destroy
(E) but also causing damage or destroying


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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2007, 09:45
Yupp an easy one.........straight (D)

Not only.........but also is the correct idiom

Need "cause" for ||sm
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Re: SC1000 #850 Great Plains [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2007, 09:46
Straight D 8-)
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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jun 2007, 11:13
I go with answer D


not only .... but also.... -> is the correct usage.
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Re: SC1000 #850 Great Plains [#permalink] New post 30 May 2011, 23:33
D
not only....but also & parallelism ( blow, damage & destroy)
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