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# GMATPrep Idiom: Just as X so Y?

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27 Nov 2009, 20:21
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I don't really agree with the OA here. Is "Just as X so Y" an idiom? Sounds so wrong out loud.

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27 Nov 2009, 20:24
Yes, "Just as S+V, so S+V" is a popular idiom.
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28 Nov 2009, 11:55
We need 'as' so eliminate A, D, E
In B 'who' is irrelevent.

IMO C......
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28 Nov 2009, 11:56
And also 'Just as, so' is correct
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01 Dec 2009, 22:52
Just as X so Y is the correct idiom - memorize it

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03 Dec 2009, 14:07
Sounds strange but it is the correct idiom. Had this one trip me up a few times. now you wont ever forget!
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30 Sep 2014, 09:18
fall2009 wrote:
Yes, "Just as S+V, so S+V" is a popular idiom.

Can the construction Just as S+V, so V+S be correct as well?
Ex: Just as Harry brushed his teeth, so did Sam.

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15 Jun 2016, 00:04
Can anybody help with the list of all logical connectors such as
as many ... as..

daily i am finding new connectors from questions posted. because of my limited knowledge in them, i am eliminating new ones only to find that my answer is wrong
just as.... so ...

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