Question

The authors indicate that people value gift-giving because they feel it

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Functions as a form of self-expression

B

Is an inexpensive way to show appreciation

C

Requires the gift-recipient to reciprocate

D

Can serve to strengthen a relationship

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Solution

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Correct option is D)

The author explains the trend of gift-giving on the occasion of holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, graduations and baby showers. People value gift-giving because it offers a powerful means to build stronger bonds with one's closest peers. 
The answer lies in line 12-13. 
Thus, option D is the correct answer as gift-giving serves to strengthen a relationship.

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