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# A migraine typically afflicts one side of the head, lasts

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30 Aug 2005, 07:54
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A migraine typically afflicts one side of the head, lasts for hours or days, and may recur as infrequently as once every other month or often, as daily.
(A) as infrequently as once every other month or often, as
(B) as infrequently as once every other month or as often as
(C) infrequently, as often as once every other month, or often, like
(D) infrequently, like once every other month, or often, like
(E) infrequently, like once every other month, or as often as

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30 Aug 2005, 10:52
ywilfred, the difficulty of these questions have certainly gone a notch higher.

Can't explain but i'll pick B here.
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30 Aug 2005, 11:59
B clearly....

we use like to compare proper nouns, we use as to compare verbs. also we use like to compare things which are similar, we use as to compare or list exactly the same type of things....

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31 Aug 2005, 06:16
OA is B. We're trying to compare two items: "as infrequently as..." or "as daily as"...

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31 Aug 2005, 06:17
kwasi7 wrote:
ywilfred, the difficulty of these questions have certainly gone a notch higher.

Can't explain but i'll pick B here.

I'm glad you liked them. I'll be posting a few more, and hope it goes even a notch higher

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12 Sep 2005, 18:15
I don't think OA is correct. I will rather categorize this as one of the those dubious questions.

I would appreciate any counter-argument.

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12 Sep 2005, 18:30
Awesome SCs ywilfred! It sure is a good practice for all of us! Keep up the posting dude!
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