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## Legislation in the Canadian province

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### Legislation in the Canadian province

by ManSab » Tue May 19, 2009 8:45 am
Legislation in the Canadian province of Ontario requires of both public and private employers that pay be the same for jobs historically held by women as for jobs requiring comparable skill that are usually held by men.
(A) that pay be the same for jobs historically held by women as for jobs requiring comparable skill that are
(B) that pay for jobs historically held by women should be the same as for a job requiring comparable skills
(C) to pay the same in jobs historically held by women as in jobs of comparable skill that are
(D) to pay the same regardless of whether a job was historically held by women or is one demanding comparable skills
(E) to pay as much for jobs historically held by women as for a job demanding comparable skills

OA - A

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by rahulg83 » Tue May 19, 2009 9:14 am
We are talking about subjunctive mood here...
correct expression is require that...be..
IMO A

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by Mayur Sand » Tue May 19, 2009 9:59 am
what is the issue with (C) here

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### IMO

by kc_raj » Tue May 19, 2009 10:30 am
IMO

A, because requires... that... is correct

also the same X..... as Y....is correct

what is OA?

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by vaishalijain7 » Tue May 19, 2009 12:34 pm
I think we can use subjunctive as well as infinitive with 'require'. can anybody please explain when to use which form? would appreciate if someone can provide simple examples.

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by Kebab » Wed May 20, 2009 3:15 pm
I think that C is wrong, because in this version it is not clear what "the same" is. What "the same" is required? Amount, number, quantity? Sounds vaguely.

However, in other versions "the same" is not specified either.
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by Kebab » Wed May 20, 2009 3:27 pm
According to Manhattan GMAT SC Guide, the form "requires of... to do/be..." is incorrect form.
So, C is wrong.

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### Link for Manhattan SC guide

by sharadharjai » Fri May 22, 2009 4:26 am
Hey,

One query.