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superhero fans also enjoy the not-so-super hero is a little smaller than Superman. We've grown to know and love Underdog, Superchicken, and The Tick. Even though can’t leap tall buildings in a single bound. Perhaps fans enjoy these characters because they don't take lives very seriously. George of the Jungle, for example, is a funny Tarzan type. George's story begins when gorillas raised from a baby. Now he's become the klutzy king of the jungle is crashing from tree to tree. George's best friends are a talking gorilla and an elephant who wishes to be a dog. However, a beautiful woman named Ursula comes between . is leaving the jungle because of . George moves to San Francisco, where and Ursula live hilariously ever after.
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Find the sentences in which who and whom are used incorrectly. Correct the sentence that contains an error.
Many women in history are known for their bravery in battle. One was Raziyya IItutmish, who ruled Northern India from to . Raziyya's father chose his daughter, who he considered superior to his sons, as his successor. Riots protesting a woman ruler broke out, and it was Raziyya herself whom led the troops to restore peace. Joan of Arc was the French heroine whom, in , helped to drive the English out of France. Joan lived to see the coronation of Charles VII, the man for who she had fought so valiantly.
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Heroes in stories usually have great strength or speed and carry a powerful weapon with , such as a strong bow or an intergalactic ray gun. Some, like Odysseus or Luke Skywalker, occasionally have a god or another special force working with . However, villains also have physical power and own weapons. In order to win, heroes have to be smarter than . Heroes must outwit enemies. Most of readers enjoy stories that involve trickery, humor, and contests of wits. We root for the good guys in battles of brains between the villains and . the underdog hero, has no weapons except brain, that we like best.
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Many have heard of Scheherazade, the legendary storyteller, but may not know her own story. , a heroine in her own right, agreed to marry the cruel King Shahriyar, other women feared because he used to murder his brides. Anyone who married the king lost life. Neither Scheherazade nor her sister Dunyazad feared for life because they had a plan to save themselves and the other women. The plan was that the night after the wedding, Dunyazad would ask Scheherazade to tell a story. would then start a tale
What is the antecedent of She?