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100 points for $49 worth of Veritas practice GMATs FREE VERITAS PRACTICE GMAT EXAMS Earn 10 Points Per Post Earn 10 Points Per Thanks Earn 10 Points Per Upvote ## UK vs Africa ##### This topic has 1 member reply ## UK vs Africa Unlike the United Kingdom, where rain or snow usually falls throughout the year, the weather on the plains of Africa is divided into highly predictable rainy and dry seasons. a) Unlike the United Kingdom, where rain or snow usually falls throughout the year, the weather on the plains of Africa b) Unlike the United Kingdom, where thoughout the year rain or snow usually falls, the weather on the plains of Africa c) Unlike that of the United Kingdom, where rain or snow usually falls throughout the year, the weather on the plains of Africa d) While the United Kindom features rain or snow falling usually throughout the year, the plains of Africa have weather that e) In comparison to the United Kingdom, where rain or snow usually falls throughout the year, the plains of Africa's weather OA: C I got confused between OA and D as only these two get the comparison right. I ruled out the OA considering "where..." should modify UK but it modifies weather in UK in the OA. Can the experts please help me bridge the difference in understanding? Legendary Member Joined 14 Aug 2012 Posted: 1556 messages Followed by: 34 members Upvotes: 448 Target GMAT Score: 750 GMAT Score: 650 {C} & {D} are close ones.. but if we see the intent of the sentence then we see that meaning of the sentence is more towards the construct "Unlike X Y" as we are doing the comparison. The "While" construct doesn't seems to fit better. _________________ R A H U L • 5-Day Free Trial 5-day free, full-access trial TTP Quant Available with Beat the GMAT members only code • FREE GMAT Exam Know how you'd score today for$0

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