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The Use of Hypnotism in Therapy

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Directions
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.

The practice of hypnotism is used therapeutically as a tool in therapy for helping people with problems and troubles with things like quitting or desisting from smoking and curing phobias, such as an overwhelming and debilitating fear of flying.

A

The practice of hypnotism is used therapeutically as a tool in therapy for helping people with problems and troubles with things like quitting or desisting from smoking and curing phobias, such as an overwhelming and debilitating fear of flying.

B

The practice of hypnotism is used therapeutically for helping people with problems with things like quitting smoking and curing phobias, such as a debilitating fear of flying.

C

Hypnotism is used therapeutically to help people with problems: such as quitting smoking and curing phobias, such as a debilitating fear of flying.

D

Hypnotism is used as a tool in therapy for helping people with problems such as quitting smoking and curing debilitating phobias, including fear of flying.

E

Hypnotism, a tool in therapy, is used for helping people, and they can deal with problems such as smoking and phobias, including fear of flying.