Monday, April 03, 2006

SAT question

Part of the following sentence is bold; beneath the sentence are five ways of phrasing the bold material. Select the option that produces the best sentence. If you think the original phrasing produces a better sentence than any of the alternatives, comment with choice A.

As it is primarily a bird of New Zealand’s native forests, the kiwi also lives in scrub and native grasslands.

a. As it is primarily
b. Although primarily
c. Because it lives primarily as
d. It is primarily
e. It lives primarily as

I will post the answer tomorrow!

Quote of the post:
"I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self." -Aristotle

8 comments:

LeeAnn said...

I'm gonna go with B :o).

Nathan said...

I agree.

ben? said...

umph! i'm sick of these. but (b) is right. :-)

Jake said...

(b) that is my choice

Becca said...

Hey, I love your quote. It's so true.

Charity said...

b.

I love the quote, too. Where do you get all your great quotes??

Charity said...

I commented on the three posts below, so check it out! Just wanting to catch up here... :-) love you!

Steve said...

b