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Which one is correct and why In contrast to X, Y As

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Which one is correct and why In contrast to X, Y As [#permalink]

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08 Sep 2012, 11:55
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Which one is correct and why

In contrast to X, Y
As contrasted with X, Y

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Kudos [?]: 42 [1], given: 38

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Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 27

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08 Sep 2012, 12:09
Constant source of confusion

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 27

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Kudos [?]: 121 [2], given: 46

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08 Sep 2012, 15:13
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confusedmind wrote:
Constant source of confusion

I'm not an expert but all below 4 form are correct and acceptable in GMAT.

In contrast to...
In contrast with...
Contrasted to...
Contrasted with...

As contrasted with X, Y - is an incorrect usage. 'As' is not allowed before 'contrasted'.
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Kudos [?]: 121 [2], given: 46

Re: idiom - contrast   [#permalink] 08 Sep 2012, 15:13
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