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The proposed sentencing system not only will result in a greater correlation between a defendant's
punishment and her individual blameworthiness, but also increase sentencing uniformity, because it
clarifies the aggravating and mitigating nature of various motives ex ante.

A. but also increase sentencing uniformity, because
B. but also increase sentencing uniformity, in that
C. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, because
D. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, in that
E. but will also increase sentencing uniformity, because

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The proposed sentencing system not only will result in a greater correlation between a defendant's
punishment and her individual blameworthiness, but also increase sentencing uniformity, because it
clarifies the aggravating and mitigating nature of various motives ex ante.

A. but also increase sentencing uniformity, because
B. but also increase sentencing uniformity, in that
C. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, because
D. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, in that
E. but will also increase sentencing uniformity, because

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IDIOM is -- not only X but also Y, where X and Y are PARALLEL
Only C and D follow parallelism correctly..
Not only will ..... but also will .....

C connects the subordinate clause correctly with BECAUSE

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New post 07 Jan 2018, 06:06
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The proposed sentencing system not only will result in a greater correlation between a defendant's
punishment and her individual blameworthiness, but also increase sentencing uniformity, because it
clarifies the aggravating and mitigating nature of various motives ex ante.

A. but also increase sentencing uniformity, because
B. but also increase sentencing uniformity, in that
C. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, because
D. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, in that
E. but will also increase sentencing uniformity, because

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C: Parallel structure


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New post 07 Jan 2018, 06:59
IMO, E is correct. "will also" sounds better for me than "also will"
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New post 07 Jan 2018, 21:01
pushpitkc wrote:
The proposed sentencing system not only will result in a greater correlation between a defendant's
punishment and her individual blameworthiness, but also increase sentencing uniformity, because it
clarifies the aggravating and mitigating nature of various motives ex ante.

A. but also increase sentencing uniformity, because
B. but also increase sentencing uniformity, in that
C. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, because
D. but also will increase sentencing uniformity, in that
E. but will also increase sentencing uniformity, because

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The correct answer here is C. "Not only will result" and "But also will increase" matches the both the sentence form
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