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"Species of Literature" in Line 19

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Preface to the English Dictionary

Johnson, Samuel. "Preface to the English Dictionary." A Dictionary of the English Language. London: n.p., 1755. N. pag. Web. 13 Apr. 2016.

The phrase “species of literature” (line 19) implies which of the following?

A

Literature is less refined than lexicography.

B

Literature has a lot in common with living organisms.

C

Literature satisfies our basest needs.

D

Literature captures everyday experience.

E

Literature is a scientific undertaking.