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Is it true that the option A defines the meaning of the sentence?

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New post 27 May 2020, 12:41
Hi Everyone!

So, this is something that I have seen around quite a few times- the issue of meaning. I have come across various questions in which, we outrightly reject 1 or 2 or more options because they change the "intended meaning" of the sentence. Furthermore, I have also come across a few posts that say that it isn't really the option A that defines the meaning and flow of the sentence?

Can anyone help me with this?
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It's not true. GMATNinja has written about it somewhere
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NakulDaksh wrote:
Hi Everyone!

So, this is something that I have seen around quite a few times- the issue of meaning. I have come across various questions in which, we outrightly reject 1 or 2 or more options because they change the "intended meaning" of the sentence. Furthermore, I have also come across a few posts that say that it isn't really the option A that defines the meaning and flow of the sentence?

Can anyone help me with this?

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It's not true. GMATNinja has written about it somewhere

Thanks sweetlyimproved!

No, choice (A) is not special and does not "define" the intended meaning of the sentence, as discussed here and here.

I hope that helps a bit!
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New post 31 May 2020, 09:01
Great question @nakuldash.i have the same problem i let the option A DEFINE the meaning of the rest of the options. GMATNinja s post really hit the bulls eye

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Re: Is it true that the option A defines the meaning of the sentence?   [#permalink] 31 May 2020, 09:01

Is it true that the option A defines the meaning of the sentence?

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