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Sentence Correction 35

    Most people cope up with anxiety by reaching for food rather then deal with their feelings.

    1. cope up with anxiety by reaching for food rather than deal with their feelings.
    2. cope up with anxiety by reaching for food rather than dealing with their feelings.
    3. cope with anxiety by reaching for food rather than deal with their feelings.
    4. cope with anxiety by reaching for food rather than dealing with their feelings.

 

  • Correct Answer
    Choice (D)

Detailed Solution

'Cope up with' is incorrect. The correct usage is 'cope with'.

'Rather then' is incorrect. It's 'rather than'.

Also, the parallelism error in the given sentence is corrected changing 'deal' to 'dealing'.

Correct Answer: D



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