GRE Reading Comprehension: PPO-GRE阅读PPO - KV810ABCWPOLUZ11R

Which of the following best describes the function of the highlighted sentence? A. It helps substantiate the author's claims about pre-twentieth-century architecture. B. It provides a specific example of the trend cited in the previous sentence. C. It bolsters the claim that modern architecture abhors aesthetic experimentation. D. It restates the assumption mentioned in the passage's opening sentence. E. It marks a transition to a discussion of French architectural trends.