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# Look at this

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Intern
Joined: 27 May 2008
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28 May 2008, 23:41
Over a hundred species of insects are found in this area.

A. Over a hundred species of insects' are found in this area.

B. Over a hundred species of insect are found in this area.

C. Over a hundred insect species are found in this area.

D. Over a hundred species of insect is found in this area.
Manager
Joined: 24 Apr 2008
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28 May 2008, 23:56
I bog down to A or C but I go with A ! What is OA?
CEO
Joined: 17 May 2007
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29 May 2008, 01:16
I'd go for A over C ... "insect species" sounds awkward.
Director
Joined: 14 Aug 2007
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29 May 2008, 01:39
gkalidasu wrote:
Over a hundred species of insects are found in this area.

A. Over a hundred species of insects' are found in this area.

B. Over a hundred species of insect are found in this area.

C. Over a hundred insect species are found in this area.

D. Over a hundred species of insect is found in this area.

A. original sentence is all good.
Manager
Joined: 11 Apr 2008
Posts: 154
Schools: Kellogg(A), Wharton(W), Columbia(D)

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29 May 2008, 01:52
I like A more than C.
I put the word WHALE in the sentence as a substitute ..

Over a hundred WHALE species are....
It don't sound so good. So I eliminated C.

rgds
Anirudh
Re: Look at this   [#permalink] 29 May 2008, 01:52
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