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Portfolio income is the most popular form of investment

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Portfolio income is the most popular form of investment income simply because paper assets are so much easier to manage and maintain than other types of investments.

(A) are so much easier to manage and maintain than other types of investments
(B) are much easier to manage and maintain than are other types of investments
(C) are so much easier to manage and to maintain than another types of investments
(D) are so much easier to manage and maintain than other types of investments
(E) are so much easier to manage and maintain than is another types of investments
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22 Jun 2004, 07:00
Yes, B it is. However, choices A and D are similar...
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23 Jun 2004, 18:34
Could someone explain why B is correct while others are not?
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23 Jun 2004, 20:11
Could someone explain why B is correct while others are not?

First of all, good to see you back Kpadma
A) improperly compares "manage and maintain" to "other types of investments"
B) paper assets are much easier to manage and maintain than are other types of investments --> proper comparison [paper assets are / other types of investments (are)]
C) same error as in A
D) same error as in A
E) needs plural form "are" instead of "is" to make proper comparison
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