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# The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt

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The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA

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04 Nov 2015, 23:33
shyind wrote:
The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to

correct idiom is 'from' .... 'to'..
ans B
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08 Jan 2017, 22:30
What about the parallelism in the later part of the sentence?

to handling of ....
and the heightening of activity??

The to should be applicable to "the heightening" ?

please correct my understanding

chetan2u wrote:
shyind wrote:
The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to

correct idiom is 'from' .... 'to'..
ans B

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09 Jan 2017, 06:40
cuhmoon wrote:
What about the parallelism in the later part of the sentence?

to handling of ....
and the heightening of activity??

The to should be applicable to "the heightening" ?

please correct my understanding

His handling of
the completion of one war and
the heightening of activity in another(war).

Hope this helps
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Re: The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt [#permalink]

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09 Jan 2017, 07:25
cuhmoon wrote:
What about the parallelism in the later part of the sentence?

to handling of ....
and the heightening of activity??

The to should be applicable to "the heightening" ?

please correct my understanding

chetan2u wrote:
shyind wrote:
The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to

correct idiom is 'from' .... 'to'..
ans B

Using and omitting "to" before "the heightening" are both alright because of the once out twice in rule of parallelism.

FROM the role TO (his handling AND the heightening)... considered once out.. Correct
FROM the role (TO his handling) AND (TO the heightening)... considered twice in.. Correct

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15 Aug 2017, 00:04
shyind wrote:
The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to

correct idiom is range from x to y

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Re: The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt [#permalink]

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17 Sep 2017, 19:50
shyind wrote:
The historical significance of Barack Obama's presidency will no doubt one day be described in a plethora of books with subjects that range from the role played by the first-lady, Michelle Obama, and his handling of the completion of one war and the heightening of activity in another.

A. and

B. to

C. and to

D. and from

E. in addition to

the correct idiom is "from x to y"

B

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