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According to his own account, Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi, the sculptor of the Statue of Liberty, modeled the face of the statue like his motherâ€™s and the body like his wifeâ€™s.

(A) modeled the face of the statue like his motherâ€™s and the body like his wifeâ€™s
(B) modeled the face of the statue after that of his mother and the body after that of his wife
(C) modeled the face of the statue like his mother and the body like his wife
(D) made the face of the statue after his mother and the body after his wife
(E) made the face of the statue look like his mother and the body look like his wife

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03 Aug 2006, 05:30
Confused really
Should be between A and B.
Picking B although it is wordy.
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03 Aug 2006, 05:46
I go with A.
'like his mother's' face.

The next close one is B, but i think it is wrong, it is long and ackward.
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03 Aug 2006, 05:47
B here ...

Modelled After is the correct idiom...
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03 Aug 2006, 07:13
Definitely B here...

it's b/w A and B, but A doesn't clearly refer to face... could be statue like his mother's statue...
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03 Aug 2006, 08:32
u2lover wrote:
Definitely B here...

it's b/w A and B, but A doesn't clearly refer to face... could be statue like his mother's statue...

Can't the same be true for B?

after that (face or statue) of her mother......

B is correct because of idiom "modelled after"
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03 Aug 2006, 08:46
B for me
A sounds like he modelled the face of the statue and his mother's as well
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03 Aug 2006, 09:37
I'm late but I also pick B.

Both A & B appear to be correct, but I am guessing that the difference between the two is that B has the correct idiom. Would anyone else agree?
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03 Aug 2006, 11:00
Also between A nad B for me, but I would go for (A). More compact and conscice. I think it is clear they are talking about the face...
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03 Aug 2006, 13:59
I'm going with B. I don't think it can be A, C or D because it's not correct to use 'like' in this situation. Modeled...after is the correct usage I believe.

D is confusing and can't be correct.
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03 Aug 2006, 15:35
Go with (A). Feel it is "model after X" and not "model after that of X".
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03 Aug 2006, 20:55
'modeled after' is the correct idiom.
But none of the options is pleasing.
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03 Aug 2006, 21:11
Modelled after is the correct idiom.....

But something tells me the answer should be A
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06 Aug 2006, 04:54
A is the trap answer here.

I`ll take (B) because of the correct use of the idiom model after~

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