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This one has already been discussed here: sc-although-it-claims-to-delve-into-political-issues-telev-54402.html
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Although it claims to delve into political issues, television can be
superficial such as when each of the three major networks broadcast exactly
the same statement from a political candidate.

(A) superficial such as when each of the three major networks
(B) superficial, as can sometimes occur if all of the three major networks
(C) superficial if the three major networks all
(D) superficial whenever each of the three major networks
(E) superficial, as when the three major networks each

My take:
As per my understanding, each is singular and broadcast is plural, so A, D and E out.
Between B and C, C is less wordy so C.

Surprisingly, according to my source, OA is E.
Could anybody clarify?
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it is bcz in E the subject is networks(plural)

digged from my notes
generic pattern:
each (of the/pronoun/any determiner) [noun] - singular
[noun] each - plural


more help u can get from on this Q
http://www.manhattangmat.com/forums/alt ... t2074.html
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New post 07 Jul 2010, 11:29
Yup, for me it's E. The "each" in E isn't a noun so "broadcast" is correct. A and D uses 'each' as nouns so they're out.

B is wordy so it's out. C is grammatically correct - so it's an option however C implies that the contention is conditional and that is not the original thought of the sentence.

This is just my take. :)
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anaik100 wrote:
it is bcz in E the subject is networks(plural)

digged from my notes
generic pattern:
each (of the/pronoun/any determiner) [noun] - singular
[noun] each - plural


more help u can get from on this Q
http://www.manhattangmat.com/forums/alt ... t2074.html


Thanks, that helped.
And what about the usage of all?
all of the [plural noun] + plural? And what about [noun] all?
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Its discussed here. That answers all of the questions on this thread

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thanks nusmavrik for posting the url.

E for me too.
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I went with C........today bad day getting almost all wrong ......falling into traps
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anaik100 wrote:
it is bcz in E the subject is networks(plural)

digged from my notes
generic pattern:
each (of the/pronoun/any determiner) [noun] - singular
[noun] each - plural




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New post 31 Jul 2010, 03:10
If the Subject is before Each then match the Verb according to the Subject, In other cases each is singular.
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noboru wrote:
This one has already been discussed here: sc-although-it-claims-to-delve-into-political-issues-telev-54402.html
But the OA has not been provided yet.

Although it claims to delve into political issues, television can be
superficial such as when each of the three major networks broadcast exactly
the same statement from a political candidate.

(A) superficial such as when each of the three major networks
(B) superficial, as can sometimes occur if all of the three major networks
(C) superficial if the three major networks all
(D) superficial whenever each of the three major networks
(E) superficial, as when the three major networks each

My take:
As per my understanding, each is singular and broadcast is plural, so A, D and E out.


Between B and C, C is less wordy so C.

Surprisingly, according to my source, OA is E.
Could anybody clarify?
Thanks,



very hard,
in E, gmat present a strange pattern to trap us into thinking that e is wrong

the intended meaning is 3 , each , broadcast the same thing. E is correc.

in E, " as " show comparison, we will keep the second element of comparison in the second part of comparions.

it is superficial as it is superficial when something happen

this is very easy, ok?

we need to be able to analyse structure quickly before playing meaning game.

very hard,
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