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The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

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Gr8 ! I am the first to reply and most probably the first one to choose the incorrect answer :)
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Incorrect comparisons , books should be compared with books
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A good one...I think i m right on this one..Comparison and Tense !! :)
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pronouns again I guess, need to match to the right noun
took some time to decide between 2 answers, but in the end, "have" made me decide which one to choose.
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Not sure about the answer !
a bit tricky :)
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Raced against the timer but unsure of the answer :x
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souvik101990 wrote:
The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

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Almost forgot to answer today's question. But better late than never !!! :)

Not that tricky, felt easy. may be I took a little more time. Need to gear up.
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souvik101990 wrote:
The books of Agatha Christie, a popular writer of crime novels, have had a greater audience than any fiction author in history.

(A) than any fiction author in history

(B) historically than any other fiction author

(C) than have those of any fiction author in history

(D) in history as any other fiction author has had

(E) than those of any other fiction author in history

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Hope my answer is right. Once again I narrowed down to 2 answers , and chose one that I felt is concise.
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answered quickly.....just to beat the timer.....hope my answer is rite ...
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New post 17 Sep 2014, 11:38
A nice comparison question. Hope I got it right :). Fingers crossed !!
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question based on pronouns and comparison, hope got it correct
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New post 17 Sep 2014, 12:32
1. Cut the fluff
2. Check comparison
3. Look out for the cool little trick ;-)
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Apple to apple comparision precisely ...
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Comparison and subtlety. I hope its correct.
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Comparisons!
Cut into pieces
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it is!

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Good Comaprison Question!!
Apple to Apple comparison
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this one seems very easy to me :D
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