During his reign, King Louis XIV of France constantly kept his nobles near his court at Versailles and gave them grand titles. What was his main reason for doing this?
|A.||To win their loyalty and support|
|B.||To prevent them from gaining significant power|
|C.||To centralize rule and make governing more efficient|
|D.||To build a powerful network of nobles|
|E.||To prevent them from abusing their privileges|