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26 Mar 2012, 00:27
+1 C

Close call between C & E, but choose C
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26 Mar 2012, 03:59
C follows correct construction and hence is correct
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26 Mar 2012, 11:00
misterchipper wrote:
Could someone please explain why not B

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B is out because it actually suggests that there may be no proof of electromagnetic fields which distorts the intention on the author.

C is best in my opinion.
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27 Mar 2013, 00:20
nitya34 wrote:
Although no proof yet exists of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat, mounting scientific evidence has convinced many experts that there is cause for concern.

(A) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat
(B) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances that pose any threat to health
(C) that electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances pose any threat to health
(D) that poses any threat to health from electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances
(E) for any health threat posed by electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances

C is correct.

(A) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat - WRONG because although + clause, not noun phrase.
(B) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances that pose any threat to health - WRONG because "that" modifies "appliances", --> change meaning
(C) that electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances pose any threat to health - CORRECT
(D) that poses any threat to health from electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances - WRONG, change meaning, because "that" modifies exists --> doesn't make sense.
(E) for any health threat posed by electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances - WRONG, although + clause, not noun phrase.
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17 Apr 2013, 14:26
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Although no proof yet exists of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat, mounting scientific evidence has convinced many experts that there is cause for concern.

(A) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat
(B) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances that pose any threat to health
(C) that electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances pose any threat to health
(D) that poses any threat to health from electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances
(E) for any health threat posed by electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances

Although + clause ==> A, E are out.
B is out because of wrong modifier "....household appliances that pose........"
D is out because of wrong modifier "no proof yet exist that poses.............."
C is correct.
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19 Jun 2015, 03:32
I just dont know why but I just cant understand this question and differentiate between its ans choices. I have spent an entire evening and I see that everyone out here finds this particular question rather easy.. Could someone please point out all the reasons a particular option will be crossed out.. An elaborate explanation will probably help.. thanks so much!!
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20 Sep 2015, 09:55
I think 'E' is not correct because the verb is "posed" which is in past tense - The verb should be "pose" present tense because the subordinate clause tells the facts.

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20 Sep 2015, 10:19
Although no proof yet exists of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat, mounting scientific evidence has convinced many experts that there is cause for concern.
(A) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances posing any health threat
(B) of electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances that pose any threat to health
(C) that electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances pose any threat to health
(D) that poses any threat to health from electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances
(E) for any health threat posed by electromagnetic fields generated by household appliances

Only C is correct
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