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# The single-family house constructed by the Yana, a Native

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The single-family house constructed by the Yana, a Native [#permalink]

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11 Aug 2005, 07:18
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The single-family house constructed by the Yana, a Native American people who lived in what is now northern California, was conical in shape, its framework of poles overlaid with slabs of bark, either cedar or pine, and banked with dirt to a height of three to four feet.

A. banked with dirt to a height of
B. banked with dirt as high as that of
C. banked them with dirt to a height of
D. was banked with dirt as high as
E. was banked with dirt as high as that of
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11 Aug 2005, 09:46
It's (D) for me too.
||sm '...was conical.......and was banked'. we are talking about the single-family houses here.
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11 Aug 2005, 14:26
But look at the sentence..

Subject The single-family house constructed by the Yana,
phrase modifying Yanaa Native American people who lived in what is now northern California,

predicate was conical in shape

comma ,

subject of other Independent clause its framework of poles
predicate overlaid with slabs of bark, either cedar or pine, and banked with dirt to a height of three to four feet

D it is..
as high as is good...
B and D are out because of that of...
A - to a height of...
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11 Aug 2005, 17:22
D it is for me too, B has a pronoun error, E uses 'that'' incorrectly.
11 Aug 2005, 17:22
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