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In no other historical sighting did Halley's Comet cause such a worldwide sensation as did its return in 1910-1911.

a. did its return in 1910-11
b. had its 1910-11 return
c. in its return of 1910-11
d. its return of 1910-11 did
e. its return in 1910-11

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anshulagarwal12 wrote:
In no other historical sighting did Halley's Comet cause such a worldwide sensation as did its return in 1910-1911.

a. did its return in 1910-11
b. had its 1910-11 return
c. in its return of 1910-11
d. its return of 1910-11 did
e. its return in 1910-11
We're comparing the results of two historical sightings. To achieve parallelism, we need, "In ___ as in ___"

Only C gives us this parallelism: In no other historical sighting did Halley’s Comet cause such a worldwide sensation as in its return of 1910-11.

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In .... as in ....
Answer C

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Brent@GMATPrepNow wrote:
anshulagarwal12 wrote:
In no other historical sighting did Halley's Comet cause such a worldwide sensation as did its return in 1910-1911.

a. did its return in 1910-11
b. had its 1910-11 return
c. in its return of 1910-11
d. its return of 1910-11 did
e. its return in 1910-11
We're comparing the results of two historical sightings. To achieve parallelism, we need, "In ___ as in ___"

Only C gives us this parallelism: In no other historical sighting did Halley’s Comet cause such a worldwide sensation as in its return of 1910-11.

Cheers,
Brent
Thanks Brent..

I got this point but can you please explain why other options are wrong

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