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New post 24 May 2006, 05:54
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D. agree with you...

further, C is out because "other times" should be "any other times".


I too was searching for "any other times"... however its not present in any of them ... is it not required in D?
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New post 21 Jan 2008, 06:44
D for me

undoubtedly , an adverb modifying a helping verb is
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One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because school vacations give adolescents more free time.
(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is
(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,

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One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because school vacations give adolescents more free time.
(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is
(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,

Very good question to understand use of because...


One reason is that...is right. Here because can't be used. So I went to D.
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One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because school vacations give adolescents more free time.
(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is
(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,

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i agree with richardson..it has to be "D"
In "A" and "E" "one reason" and "because" is redundant
"B" i think also has a same effect
"C" has the prob of parallelism
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New post 19 Sep 2008, 18:35
i dont agree with E :
because and reason together ??? thats not correct grammer !

One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because school vacations give adolescents more free time.
(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because ("it" cannot refer to a clause)
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is - shud be correct

(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,
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vivektripathi wrote:
nikhiljain05 wrote:
vivektripathi wrote:
One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because school vacations give adolescents more free time.
(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because - because it self mean reason
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because changes the meaning
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is is school vacation - awkward
(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that -right
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,-- because it self mean reason


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i agree with richardson..it has to be "D"
In "A" and "E" "one reason" and "because" is redundant
"B" i think also has a same effect
"C" has the prob of parallelism


OA Is "E"

I dont agree with OA
Again reason cannot come with because ,this is redundant
A,B,E are clearly wrong

C Vs D =>in C One undoubtable reason is incorrect and also than other times is wrong ,
than at other times is correct

OA is D and this is an SC1000 question Q562 OA given is D
hence kindly verify the OA and let us know
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(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,

OA Is "E"


E ?? Are you sure ?? It can't be E. :shocked
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What is wrong with B?


Meaning change.

The original sentence states a fact and option B inverts it into a possibility.

For example, 2 sentences.

I 'll go to my friends' house to swim in his swimming pool vs. If i ever go to my friends' house for i want to swim in his swimming pool.

See the difference.
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New post 03 Aug 2010, 20:14
One reason is that -----> D is left :-)
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New post 04 Aug 2010, 07:44
'reason' and 'because' are redundant. So A and E are out.

B and C are awkward.

One reason......that......D it is.
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New post 04 Aug 2010, 19:31
Let me add my 2 cents ...

IMO D

Why is C wrong?
"summer" should be compared with other times of "the year";

Example:
ppl play soccer more during summer. (similar to C) (doesnot reflect an increase in the number of ppl but an increase time spent playing soccer)

more ppl play soccer during summer (similar to D) ( reflects an increase in the number of ppl)
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New post 11 Aug 2010, 07:51
you dont need one reason and because at the same time

(A) One reason why more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year undoubtedly is because
(B) If young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other seasons, it is undoubtedly because
(C) One undoubtable reason that young people lose their virginity more during the summer than other times is
(D) One reason more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times of the year is undoubtedly that
(E) Young people lose their virginity more often during the summer undoubtedly because, for one reason,
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New post 07 Jan 2011, 23:59
D --correct.
correct use undoubtedly that......meaning issue
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New post 10 Jan 2011, 08:09
between A & D, I went with A. But thanks for the explanation for because.

you guyz are right. one reason and beacuse are the same thing. cant use both here..

didnt notice this. :(
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New post 12 Jan 2011, 21:54
I went with B but since we cannot change the tome of the original sentence so it has to be D...
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New post 04 Aug 2015, 07:43
reason +that clause
is not logic simply

no grammar books explain this point. simply this phrase is not logic, so never exist in english

for this reason, I do this job

is idiom.
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New post 11 Aug 2016, 20:14
why C is wrong?
more during the summer than other times
I think it is a perfect parallelism

But on the other hand with D
more young people lose their virginity during the summer than at other times
It compares young people... than the other time

Please help me :)
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