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# Even though Bla Bartks music has proved less popular than

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14. Even though BÃ©la BartÃ³kâ€™s music has proved less popular than Igor Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it is no less important.
(A) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it
(B) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, he
(C) Stravinskyâ€™s is and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s is, it
(D) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, he
(E) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, it
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29 Oct 2005, 06:03
A for llism, besides the pronoun it has a clear referent, his music.

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29 Oct 2005, 21:10
nakib77 wrote:
14. Even though BÃ©la BartÃ³kâ€™s music has proved less popular than Igor Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it is no less important.
(A) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it
(B) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, he
(C) Stravinskyâ€™s is and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s is, it
(D) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, he
(E) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, it

The correct modifier of " Bela Bartok's musics" should be "it" ---> cross B and D.
D and E are wrong coz we're comparing someone's musics to another's .
there's no need to use " is" in C.
A is final choice.

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30 Oct 2005, 07:22
nakib77 wrote:
14. Even though BÃ©la BartÃ³kâ€™s music has proved less popular than Igor Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it is no less important.
(A) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, it
(B) Stravinskyâ€™s and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s, he
(C) Stravinskyâ€™s is and less influential than Arnold Schonbergâ€™s is, it
(D) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, he
(E) Stravinsky and not as influential as Arnold Schonberg, it

B - Music cannot be a "he"
C - Don't need is after Stravinsky's / Schonberg's
D & E - Compares Bartok's music to a person (Schonberg)

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30 Oct 2005, 15:01
yup OA is A
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31 Oct 2005, 22:09
B and D are out since "he" has not clear referant.

C doesn't make any sense. E does not properly compare to Bartok's music.

Therefore, I choose A.

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31 Oct 2005, 23:37
A is correct. Its parallel, and also used the correct pronoun 'it' refering to Bartok's music.

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