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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
(C) they had for any previous campaign
(D) in their previous campaigns
(E) for any previous campaign
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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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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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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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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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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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21 Jul 2005, 19:42
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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.....

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