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Touting the Benefits of Yoga

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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.

This question presents a sentence. The underlined parts of the sentence might display errors in grammar, correctness, and style. Choice 'A' repeats the underlined part as-is -- meaning that it is the best and most correct expression. The other four choices present other options. When evaluating your choices, choose the one that is most effective, grammatically correct, and precise and follow the conventions of standard written English.

Proponents of yoga claim that the physical benefits of yoga include the following: increased flexibility, increased muscle strength and tone, improved respiration, energy, and vitality, metabolism maintenance, weight reduction, cardio and circulatory health, while also touting the mental and emotional advantages of the practice.

A

Proponents of yoga claim that the physical benefits of yoga include the following: increased flexibility, increased muscle strength and tone, improved respiration, energy, and vitality, metabolism maintenance, weight reduction, cardio and circulatory health, while also touting the mental and emotional advantages of the practice.

B

Proponents of yoga say that the practice has many mental and emotional advantages, and they also claim that it has many physical benefits, including the following : increased flexibility, increased muscle strength and tone, improved respiration, energy, and vitality, metabolism maintenance, weight reduction, and cardio and circulatory health.

C

Increased flexibility; increased muscle strength and tone; improved respiration, energy, and vitality; metabolism maintenance; weight reduction; and cardio and circulatory health are all among the many benefits of yoga that are claimed by its proponents that tout the mental and emotional advantages of the practice.

D

Proponents of yoga tout the mental and emotional advantages of the practice, while claiming the physical benefits include the following: increased flexibility; increased muscle strength and tone; improved respiration, energy, and vitality; metabolism maintenance; weight reduction; and cardio and circulatory health.

E

The many physical, mental, and emotional benefits of yoga include: increased flexibility; increased muscle strength and tone; improved respiration, energy, and vitality; metabolism maintenance; weight reduction; and cardio and circulatory health, all of which are touted by its proponents.