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As researchers continue to probe the highly expressive vocal

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As researchers continue to probe the highly expressive vocal and postural language of wolves, their close resemblance to dogs has become ever more striking.
(A) their close resemblance to dogs has become
(B) the closeness of their resemblance to dogs has become
(C) the close resemblance between them and dogs has become
(D) the close resemblance between wolves and dogs becomes
(E) the close resemblance of wolves with dogs becomes


is der any correct idiom pertaining to 'resemblance'..??

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D.

only choice D, makes the proper comparison between wolves and dogs without being ambiguous, i.e. (them, their)

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Can anyone reply with idioms related to 'resemblance'

Are these correct?

resemblance of X to Y
resemblance between X and Y
resemblance among X,Y,Z, etc.

IMO D.
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Resemblance of X to Y is incorrect
the other two are OK....

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New post 09 Jul 2009, 01:00
Maulikgmat wrote:
Resemblance of X to Y is incorrect
the other two are OK....


I searched and found the link of idioms
http://www.beatthegmat.com/comprehensiv ... 39752.html

it says the first one is also correct.
More confirmation is needed?
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Re: Resemblance...136/1000   [#permalink] 09 Jul 2009, 01:00
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