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# The townspeople complained that the implementation of the new voting s

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The townspeople complained that the implementation of the new voting system was designed more to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than for ensuring that the candidates did not cheat.

A. to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than for ensuring

B. to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than to ensure

C. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter rather than it ensures

D. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter rather than ensure

E. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter than to ensure

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22 Oct 2019, 10:32
The townspeople complained that the implementation of the new voting system was designed more to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than for ensuring that the candidates did not cheat.

A. to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than for ensuring

B. to reveal the political affiliation of each voter than to ensure

C. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter rather than it ensures

D. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter rather than ensure

E. for revealing the political affiliation of each voter than to ensure

A. Wrong. "for ensuring" is not parallel to "to reveal". Also, "for"-verb is incorrect usage here because the sentence is trying to show the intent of an action, which is described by using "to"-verb instead.
B. Correct.
C. Wrong. "for revealing" is not parallel to "it ensures". Also, "for"-verb is incorrect.
D. Wrong. "for revealing" is not parallel to "ensure". Also, "for"-verb is incorrect.
E. Wrong. "for revealing" is not parallel to "to ensure". Also, "for"-verb is incorrect.
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