Problema GMAT Verbal 14/07/14 (SC) (>700)

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Problema GMAT Verbal 14/07/14 (SC) (>700)

Mensaje por Recobita » 14 Jul 2014, 19:59

Verbal (Sentence Correction) (>700)

Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is precisely the opposite, a tool for communicating with a large, public audience.

(A) Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is
(B) Marconi conceived of the radio as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, but which is
(C) Marconi conceived of the radio as a tool for private conversation that could substitute for the telephone; instead, it has become
(D) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a tool for private conversation, a substitute for the telephone, which has become
(E) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, other than what it is,
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Re: Problema GMAT Verbal 14/07/14 (SC) (>700)

Mensaje por Recobita » 26 Jul 2014, 14:23

Verbal (Sentence Correction) (>700)

Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is precisely the opposite, a tool for communicating with a large, public audience.

(A) Marconi’s conception of the radio was as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation; instead, it is
(B) Marconi conceived of the radio as a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, but which is
(C) Marconi conceived of the radio as a tool for private conversation that could substitute for the telephone; instead, it has become
(D) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a tool for private conversation, a substitute for the telephone, which has become
(E) Marconi conceived of the radio to be a substitute for the telephone, a tool for private conversation, other than what it is,

Solución propuesta:
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(A) Wordy y difícilmente comprensible
(B) Referente de which poco claro
(C) Correctamente separa las dos frases, el antecedente de it es radio
(D) "Conceived X to be" incorrecto
(E) "Conceived X to be" incorrecto, wordy y de significado ambiguo

La respuesta correcta es (C)
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