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    Unhappy About Comparative pattern!

    Hello,everybody! Please tell me which of the 4 choices best suits the sentence given below (and why). Thanks!

    The less the surface of the ground yields to the weight of a fully-loaded truck, ______ to the truck.
    A. the greater stress is
    B. greater is the stress
    C.the stress is greater
    D. the greater the stress is

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    Default Re: About Comparative pattern!

    d- it balances and matches the structure at the start of the sentence to show how the two things are connected.

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