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Unlike H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923 would prove to be his only one.


A. Unlike H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
B. Unlike H. G. Wells’ oeuvre, with more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
C. Unlike those of H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
D. In comparison with H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
E. H. G. Wells wrote over 100 books and countless essays and articles, but Henry Williams wrote a novel in 1923 which
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E.

A, B, & D have the clause "Unlike H.G. Wells" to describe the subject "the novel," which doesn't work.

C seems like it may be grammatically correct, but it sounds awkward.

E sounds more natural and is also the most concise.

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Unlike H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923 would prove to be his only one.


A. Unlike H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
B. Unlike H. G. Wells’ oeuvre, with more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
C. Unlike those of H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
D. In comparison with H. G. Wells, who wrote more than 100 books, and countless essays and articles, the novel written by Henry Williams in 1923
E. H. G. Wells wrote over 100 books and countless essays and articles, but Henry Williams wrote a novel in 1923 which


E is gramatically incorrect.."but Henry Williams wrote a novel in [i]1923 which "
here which is modifying 1923 does not make sense..

So B should be the answer..its gramatically correct.
" Unlike those " ..those is modifying the books written by H.G wells and there is a succesfull continuation as well...as in "the novel written by ...would prove to be his only one. [/i]

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New post 24 Jun 2009, 12:44
Ok so OA is E. Thanks.

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