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japanjapan

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7. Competition, they believe, _________ the national character than corrupt
it.

A. enforces B. confirms C. intensifies D. strengthens

It seems to me that C and D are more likely to be the answer.
but i do not know which is the one.

plz tell me the answer and why. thanks
 

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Shouldn't it be 'rather than'? ;-)

PS- I'd go for Francois' choice.;-)
 

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japanjapan said:
7. Competition, they believe, _________ the national character than corrupt
it.

A. enforces B. confirms C. intensifies D. strengthens

It seems to me that C and D are more likely to be the answer.
but i do not know which is the one.

plz tell me the answer and why. thanks

I agree with answer D and agree that the stem is incorrect.
 
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