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Although Napoleon?s army entered Russia with far more [#permalink] New post 20 Jul 2005, 09:33
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Although Napoleon?s army entered Russia with far more supplies than they had in their previous campaigns, it had provisions for only twenty-four days.
(A) they had in their previous campaigns
(B) their previous campaigns had had
(C) they had for any previous campaign
(D) in their previous campaigns
(E) for any previous campaign
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 [#permalink] New post 20 Jul 2005, 10:26
My pick is E only because A through D the incorrect pronoun (they, their) is used when IT should have been used as evident in "it had provisions for only twenty-four days."
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 [#permalink] New post 20 Jul 2005, 15:46
Yes...E is right

Army is singular...Also "it" was used in the end of the sentence....But none of the answer choices have "it" and so avoid plural pronouns...E is left out
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Re: SC- Napoleon [#permalink] New post 20 Jul 2005, 16:38
E. army is singular, they or their is inapproperiate here. So only E meets this req.
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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jul 2005, 05:15
E for me too. "they" is ambiguous with reference to noun it refers to and "for" is the right preposition.

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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jul 2005, 06:29
gandy_achar wrote:
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Please, tell me what does GA mean?
Is it abbrv like OA and OE?
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 [#permalink] New post 21 Jul 2005, 19:42
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 [#permalink] New post 22 Jul 2005, 16:55
OK I cee the point....

Army =singular...


I dont know how i missed that....jeez...guess need to read everything with details.....

note to self...read, re-read and re-re-read every damn freaking...line...
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