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When a product costs more, be it a bottle of wine or a handbag, the more likely it is to be esteemed by consumers.

A. When a product costs more, be it
B. When a product costs more, whether it is
C. As a product becomes more and more costly, like
D. The more a product costs, like
E. The more a product costs, whether it is
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E as the underlined and non underlined part are parallel.

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Kritesh wrote:
When a product costs more, be it a bottle of wine or a handbag, the more likely it is to be esteemed by consumers.

A. When a product costs more, be it
B. When a product costs more, whether it is
C. As a product becomes more and more costly, like
D. The more a product costs, like
E. The more a product costs, whether it is


The more X, The more likely y ir right construction....whether X or Y is the right construction...so it must be E
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When a product costs more, be it a bottle of wine or a handbag, the more likely it is to be esteemed by consumers.

A.○ When a product costs more, be it
B. When a product costs more, whether it is
C○ As a product becomes more and more costly, like
D ○ The more a product costs, like
E○ The more a product costs, whether it is

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When a product costs more, be it a bottle of wine or a handbag, the more likely it is to be esteemed by consumers.

A.○ When a product costs more, be it
B. When a product costs more, whether it is
C○ As a product becomes more and more costly, like
D ○ The more a product costs, like
E○ The more a product costs, whether it is


When a product costs more, be it a bottle of wine or a handbag, the more likely it is to be esteemed by consumers.

A. When a product costs more, be it
B. When a product costs more, whether it is
C. As a product becomes more and more costly, like
D. The more a product costs, like
E. The more a product costs, whether it is - here is your answer.

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New post 17 Dec 2017, 20:28
“The more ... the more” and “whether x or y” are two correct idioms in this question. So E is correct answer.

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