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# Although it claims to delve into political issues,

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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
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28 Feb 2005, 00:22
(C) for me. it states a condition "television can be superficial" and the conditional if is ideal in this case.
(C) is also a concise way of structuring the underlined phrase.

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28 Feb 2005, 11:30
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If Each is followed by a plural subject, the subject is still treated as singular.
If Each follows a plural subject, the subject is treated as plural.

A) superficial such as when each of the three major networks

each of the three major networks is a singular subject, broadcast does not agree with it. S-V agreement error.

(B) superficial, as can sometimes occur if all of the three major networks
OK in S-V agreement, but wordy.

(C) superficial if the three major networks all

The phrasing of this sentence is not accurate. It should be if all of the three major networks

(D) superficial whenever each of the three major networks
Each of the three major networks is a singular subject, broadcast does not agree with it. S-V agreement error.

(E) superficial, as when the three major networks each

three major networks each is plural subject and broadcast agrees with it.
OK

E) it is

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28 Feb 2005, 21:15
Hi Nocilis,

three networks each - why do we treat it as plural?

What is OA?

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28 Feb 2005, 21:46
Hi Nocilis,

three networks each - why do we treat it as plural?

What is OA?

Allow me..

Here, each is used as an "Adjective" describing "Three Major Networks".

So main Subject is "Three Major Netwroks" and that is why we require verb in plural form.

Other Sentence:

Each of candies on the table is tasty.

However, in this sentence Subject is "Each" which is singular. So we will have to use verb in singular form.

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28 Feb 2005, 22:20
nocilis:

Thanks for a nice explanation !!!
I would try to slow down a bit and then decide upon answers

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28 Feb 2005, 22:22
gmat2me2 wrote:
nocilis:

Thanks for a nice explanation !!!
I would try to slow down a bit and then decide upon answers

That was I (jpv)...

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01 Mar 2005, 09:07
Nice explanation nocilis and jpv. Here is also a link explaining the use of "each of" http://www.gmatclub.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?t=14087
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