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# A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year as The

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30 Aug 2005, 07:03
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A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn were published, reveals that Twain provided financial assistance to one of the first Black students at Yale Law School.

(A) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn were published,
(B) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year of publication as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,
(C) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year that The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published,
(D) Mark Twain wrote a letter in the same year as he published The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that
(E) Mark Twain wrote a letter in the same year of publication as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that
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30 Aug 2005, 07:09
Looks C to me..

(A) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn were published,
- wrong verb. Need was published for the name of the book.
(B) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year of publication as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,
(C) A letter by Mark Twain, written in the same year that The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published,
- good, that clearly refers to year in the second part of comparison.
(D) Mark Twain wrote a letter in the same year as he published The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that
- now which of the two is revealing, letter or book..
(E) Mark Twain wrote a letter in the same year of publication as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn that
- wrong compariosn again... missing verb after AS
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30 Aug 2005, 07:14
I will go with C.

The adventures of Huckleberry Finn is singular so the verb must be singular.

A - incorrect verb 'were'
B - passive voice.
D - incorrect use of 'as'
E - passive voice
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31 Aug 2005, 06:13
OA is C.
31 Aug 2005, 06:13
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