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You've misplaced a modifier; if you want to rewrite the sentence as you have, you need to parse it as: Anger for repeatedly raising the issue and preventing the raw wounds from earlier battles from ever beginning to heal was among the emotions on display in the negotiating room. Let's ignore the mo...

by Caroline Lee

Sat Dec 19, 2009 4:21 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Plural vs Singular
Replies: 9
Views: 15125

The man was always aware, sometimes proudly and sometimes resentfully, that he was a small-town Midwesterner who was thrust into a world that was dominated by wealthier, better-educated, and more polished people than him . (A) who was thrust into a world that was dominated by wealthier, better-educ...

by Caroline Lee

Sat Dec 19, 2009 12:10 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: The man was aware..
Replies: 10
Views: 5451

... Anger is the subject and it is singular. ... If anger is the subject of the sentence, it can be rewritten in blow sentence with the normal sequence that a verb followes a subject. Do you agree with it? Anger for repeatedly raising the issue was among the emotions on display in the negotiating r...

by Caroline Lee

Fri Dec 18, 2009 11:38 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Plural vs Singular
Replies: 9
Views: 15125

The OA is E.

(B) for example, the 1992 Olympic Games were financially successful

Is the Option B not correct because of the use of were in the place where was is needed?

by Caroline Lee

Sat Dec 12, 2009 4:31 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: use of AS
Replies: 10
Views: 3415

Q25: The primary purpose of the passage is to A. identify some of the obstacles that make it difficult for firms to adhere to their strategic business plans B. compare two different theories concerning why firms adhere to or deviate from their strategic plans C. evaluate the utility of top manageme...

by Caroline Lee

Fri Dec 11, 2009 10:37 pm
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: RC Passage
Replies: 12
Views: 10541

IMO: 1. A; 2. A

I don't know why the OA of the first question is C. Does anybody can explain it to us?

by Caroline Lee

Mon Nov 23, 2009 11:51 pm
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: GMATPrep: Although the industrial union organizations
Replies: 2
Views: 9388

OA

gmat009 wrote:
nox104 wrote:I say B is better because it is concise and parallel :

data .. are useful mainly for gauging the storm�s structure and strength, not for the speed and path of its movement.
OA is B ...
In the material in my hand, the OA of this question is not B but C.

by Caroline Lee

Fri Oct 30, 2009 4:06 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Weather airplanes
Replies: 12
Views: 4673
by Caroline Lee

Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:18 am
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: RC in feminist schol
Replies: 25
Views: 15144

Rashmi1804 wrote:Sources that can be detected.
It's my contention that light should be the referent of those, since light rather than resources can be faint and be detected.

by Caroline Lee

Thu Jul 02, 2009 12:31 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: 551
Replies: 17
Views: 7220

gmataspirant wrote:
vaivish wrote:its B but can we have the explanation
My Two Cents....
was well-organized
is wordy because "Well Organized" is already denotes past tense and there is no need to use "WAS" again.

Hope it is convincing.
While, in my opinion, well-organized is not a verb in past tense but an adjective here.

by Caroline Lee

Fri May 29, 2009 1:29 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Q 265
Replies: 10
Views: 3045

Re: 1000sc# 229

229. Crises in international diplomacy do not always result from malice; for nations, like individuals, can find themselves locked into difficult positions, unable to back down. (A) do not always result from malice; for nations, like individuals, can find (B) do not always results from malice; nati...

by Caroline Lee

Sun May 17, 2009 12:29 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: 1000sc# 229
Replies: 10
Views: 7265

Re: 1000SC :224:Contrary to popular opinion

1.Contrary to popular opinion, the movement toward a service economy is leading neither to lower standards of living, more of an unequal distribution of income, or displacing the physical production of goods. (A) leading neither to lower standards of living, more of an unequal distribution of incom...

by Caroline Lee

Sat May 16, 2009 10:18 pm
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: 1000SC :224:Contrary to popular opinion
Replies: 7
Views: 7000

Re: Astronomers studying the newly discovered star

Astronomers studying the newly discovered star say that it provides clues about our galaxy’s origin, that it may supply data about how fast our galaxy is expanding, and moreover it is perhaps the most distant star in the entire Milky Way. (A) about how fast our galaxy is expanding, and moreover it ...

by Caroline Lee

Sat May 09, 2009 1:32 am
Forum: Sentence Correction
Topic: Astronomers studying the newly discovered star
Replies: 6
Views: 4499

Re: Race problem

For a certain race, 3 teams were allowed to enter 3 members each. A team earned 6 – n points whenever one of its members finished in nth place, where 1 ≤ n ≤ 5. There were no ties, disqualifications, or withdrawals. If no team earned more than 6 points, what is the least possible score ...

by Caroline Lee

Sun May 03, 2009 12:32 am
Forum: Problem Solving
Topic: Race problem
Replies: 9
Views: 4384

Can any body explain why the answer cannot be b Furthermore, the ideological origins of feminism in the United States have been obscured because, even when historians did take into account those feminist ideas and activities occurring within the United States, they failed to recognize that feminism...

by Caroline Lee

Fri May 01, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Reading Comprehension
Topic: Saint-Simonians
Replies: 8
Views: 1972