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# The reason children play is because they enjoy learning about the worl

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09 Jul 2016, 20:26
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The reason children play is because they enjoy learning about the world around them.

A. is because they enjoy learning about the world around them
B. is because to learn about the world around them, they must enjoy
C. is that they enjoy learning about the world around them
D. that they enjoy learning about the world around them
E. is because they find joy in learning about the world around them
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11 Jul 2016, 04:22
C correct

reason and because are redundant I guess.

D. reason doesn't have a verb

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11 Jul 2016, 16:44
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The reason children play is because they enjoy learning about the world around them.

A. is because they enjoy learning about the world around them
B. is because to learn about the world around them, they must enjoy
C. is that they enjoy learning about the world around them
D. that they enjoy learning about the world around them
E. is because they find joy in learning about the world around them

'Reason' and 'because' are redundant. A, B and E are out.

Out of options C and D- 'is' is required and hence option C is correct.
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04 Nov 2017, 12:14
The reason children play is because they enjoy learning about the world around them.

(c) is that they enjoy learning about the world around them

The reason X is because Y = WRONG
The reason X is that Y = CORRECT
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