It is currently 18 Oct 2017, 17:19

### GMAT Club Daily Prep

#### Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Like many others of his generation of Native American

Author Message
Senior Manager
Joined: 05 Aug 2005
Posts: 409

Kudos [?]: 73 [0], given: 0

Like many others of his generation of Native American [#permalink]

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 15:47
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 2 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

10. Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two worlds;

born into an Iroquois community and instructed in
tion from English-speaking teachers.

(A) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two
worlds;
(B) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(C) Like many another of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant, living in two
worlds, was
(D) As with many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(E) As with many another of his generation of
Native American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in
two worlds;

Kudos [?]: 73 [0], given: 0

Director
Joined: 21 Aug 2005
Posts: 786

Kudos [?]: 28 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 16:13
A is best
B & D use incorrect modifer.
D & E - awkward

Kudos [?]: 28 [0], given: 0

Manager
Joined: 17 Sep 2005
Posts: 72

Kudos [?]: 9 [0], given: 0

Location: California

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 17:12
I got A.

What about the Native leaders and Joseph Brant are you comparing? --- Having lived in two worlds.

A) Best answer. Compares the fact "Joseph Brant lived in two worlds" to his contemporaries

B) "living" is incorrect as it's past. Use "lived"

D) same error as in B

E) same error as in C

Kudos [?]: 9 [0], given: 0

GMAT Club Legend
Joined: 07 Jul 2004
Posts: 5034

Kudos [?]: 437 [0], given: 0

Location: Singapore

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 18:06
(A) Like many others of his generation of Native American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two worlds;

(B) awkward sentence from use of 'living in two worlds'

(C) same problem as B

(D) same prolem as B

(E) 'As with many another' is awkward

A is the best choice.

Kudos [?]: 437 [0], given: 0

SVP
Joined: 24 Sep 2005
Posts: 1884

Kudos [?]: 378 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 18:40
gmacvik wrote:
10. Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two worlds;

born into an Iroquois community and instructed in
tion from English-speaking teachers.

(A) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two
worlds;
(B) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(C) Like many another of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant, living in two
worlds, was
(D) As with many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(E) As with many another of his generation of
Native American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in
two worlds;

the purpose of the orginal sentence is two demonstrate what is meant by " living in two worlds" . B and C seem to distort this purpose.
D and E distort the original meaning.
I'm left with A ...nothing wrong with it.

Kudos [?]: 378 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Joined: 05 Jan 2005
Posts: 251

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 19:02
one more for A

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Director
Joined: 14 Oct 2003
Posts: 583

Kudos [?]: 57 [0], given: 0

Location: On Vacation at My Crawford, Texas Ranch

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 19:10
laxieqv wrote:
gmacvik wrote:
10. Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two worlds;

born into an Iroquois community and instructed in
tion from English-speaking teachers.

(A) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in two
worlds;
(B) Like many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(C) Like many another of his generation of Native
American leaders, Joseph Brant, living in two
worlds, was
(D) As with many others of his generation of Native
American leaders, living in two worlds, Joseph
Brant was
(E) As with many another of his generation of
Native American leaders, Joseph Brant lived in
two worlds;

A seems okay
B Like is appropriate but the clause in between seems awkward
C Like many another is not idiomatic
D As with is not correct
E ditto

I'll go with A

Kudos [?]: 57 [0], given: 0

VP
Joined: 13 Jun 2004
Posts: 1112

Kudos [?]: 51 [0], given: 0

Location: London, UK
Schools: Tuck'08

### Show Tags

18 Oct 2005, 20:22
let me vote for A too

Kudos [?]: 51 [0], given: 0

Current Student
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5206

Kudos [?]: 434 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

19 Oct 2005, 08:15
Like over as... Both parts of the sentence, before and after the semicolon, are grammatically correct.

Another vote for A.

Kudos [?]: 434 [0], given: 0

19 Oct 2005, 08:15
Display posts from previous: Sort by