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# Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically

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Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so
C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so
D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as
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23 Oct 2006, 21:59
Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

D is correct

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as ( Wrong comparision)
B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so [/b[b]]( Wrong comparision and as is required instead of so)
C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so ( need as here)
D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as( wrong comparision)
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Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

A COMPARING apple and oranges. WRONG.

B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so
B. SIMPLY STRANGE. DOWN

C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so
COMPARING SINGULAR 'female' with plural 'males'

D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as

ONLY ONE STANDING.

E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as
COMPARING SINGULAR 'female' WITH PLURAL 'male'.

D.
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25 Oct 2006, 23:29
arjsingh1976 wrote:
Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

D is correct

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as ( Wrong comparision)
B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so [/b[b]]( Wrong comparision and as is required instead of so)
C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so ( need as here)
D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as( wrong comparision)

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19 Nov 2013, 19:54
Easy comparison. D is the clear winner.
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Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male's range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

Important thing to note here is that the parallelism should be maintained.:-
1) Either Female bear should be compared with male bear.
2) or Female bear's range should be compared with male bear's range

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male's range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
WRONG COMPARISON

B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so
WRONG COMPARISON

C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so
WRONG COMPARISON

D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
CORRECT COMPARISON

E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as
WRONG COMPARISON

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Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so
C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so
D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as

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Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as many as 600.

A. Unlike a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, which typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a maleâ€™s range will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
B. Unlike the range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies, typically occupying 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally so
C. While the typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, with males, their range can cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally so
D. Whereas a female grizzly bear in the Rockies typically occupies a range of 50 to 300 square miles, a male will cover 200 to 500 and occasionally as
E. The typical range of a female grizzly bear in the Rockies is 50 to 300 square miles, unlike males, which will cover 200 to 500 square miles and occasionally as

as many as is the right idiom. B and C are out.

In A 'which' incorrectly modifies 'rockies'. It must modify 'Bear' instead.

In E Males are compared with 'range' incorrectly.

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15 Nov 2016, 23:25
I as for as I know
'Whereas' and 'while' show clauses in direct opposition to each other
•Whereas you have lots of time to do your homework, I have very little time indeed.
•Mary is rich, while I am poor

here whereas X ,Y will
Will -Express future intent
confused by the tense here, hope someone can clarify
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