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After the Vietnam war Bettye Granther, a U.S. Army nurse, continued her efforts on behalf of injured Vietnamese children, providing medical care, helping to reunite estranged families, and the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education.(A) the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(B) the establishing of a fund for the future education of children
(C) establishing a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(D) establishing a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education
(E) the establishment of a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education
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30 Mar 2006, 16:56
C

"Establishing" is parallel to "helping"

And Childrens' is not correct. Children is already plural.
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30 Mar 2006, 19:28
harinder_sandhu wrote:
After the Vietnam war Bettye Granther, a U.S. Army nurse, continued her efforts on behalf of injured Vietnamese children, providing medical care, helping to reunite estranged families, and the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education.(A) the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(B) the establishing of a fund for the future education of children
(C) establishing a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(D) establishing a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education
(E) the establishment of a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education

C for Parallelism.

After the Vietnam war Bettye Granther, a U.S. Army nurse, continued her efforts on behalf of injured Vietnamese children, providing medical care, helping to reunite estranged families, and establishing a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education.

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31 Mar 2006, 07:00
God !! had to strain my eyes to spot the difference btw C and D.
Yes, C it is.
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31 Mar 2006, 08:14
D.

C and D are very close except.. Children's/childrens'

harinder_sandhu wrote:
After the Vietnam war Bettye Granther, a U.S. Army nurse, continued her efforts on behalf of injured Vietnamese children, providing medical care, helping to reunite estranged families, and the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education.(A) the establishment of a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(B) the establishing of a fund for the future education of children
(C) establishing a fund for the childrenâ€™s future education
(D) establishing a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education
(E) the establishment of a fund for the childrensâ€™ future education
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31 Mar 2006, 10:42
C . Although children is in irregular plural form the possessive form follow the standard rule ..hence children's
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31 Mar 2006, 12:49
^ C ^
31 Mar 2006, 12:49
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