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Political Similarities

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This question presents a sentence, part of which or all of which is underlined. Beneath the sentence, you will find five ways of phrasing the underlined part. The first of these repeats the original; the other four are different. If you think the original is best, choose the first answer; otherwise, choose one of the others.

Whether or not they are willing to admit it, Republicans, Independents, and Democrats have many similarities that shine through not only in the results of surveys but also when they participate in interviews prior to the elections.

A

shine through not only in the results of general elections but also when they participate in interviews

B

shine through in the results of surveys but also when they participate in interviews

C

shine through not only in the results of surveys and also when they participate in interviews

D

shine through not only in the results of surveys but also when participating in interviews

E

shines through not only in the results of surveys but also when they participate in interviews