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Because of rapid technology breakthroughs in the last 20 [#permalink] New post 11 Mar 2012, 06:39
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Because of rapid technology breakthroughs in the last 20 years, many people that might have at one time suffered as new employees from lack of remote access, multiple computer viruses, or technical glitches now enjoy flawless wireless access as veteran workers.

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A) that might have at one time suffered as new employees
B) who might once have suffered as new employees
C) that as new employees might once have suffered
D) who, as new employees, might have at one time suffered
E) who, when they were new employees, might at one time have suffered

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Re: Can you get this one correctly ? [#permalink] New post 11 Mar 2012, 06:59
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Peope 'that' is Wrong ... so it should be People "who"...

We are left with option B,D & E.
E : is wordy and awkwar... This leaves us with option B & D...

in D : " Who , as new employees, might " This construction is WRONG. ..... So my answer is 'B'
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Re: Can you get this one correctly ? [#permalink] New post 25 Mar 2012, 01:35
B................easy one.............. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Can you get this one correctly ? [#permalink] New post 25 Mar 2012, 05:02
straight B..............!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: Can you get this one correctly ? [#permalink] New post 27 Mar 2012, 19:25
B is the answer, quite straightforward if you can remember the concision rule+getting the sentence to sound meaningful
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Re: Because of rapid technology breakthroughs in the last 20 [#permalink] New post 13 May 2013, 21:44
B is more concise than D is that the only reason to eliminate D?
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Re: Because of rapid technology breakthroughs in the last 20 [#permalink] New post 14 May 2013, 01:32
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B is more concise than D is that the only reason to eliminate D?


Ya that is the primary reason,
Also in D it seems people are incorrect compared with new employees, whereas actually they themselves are the new employees
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Re: Because of rapid technology breakthroughs in the last 20   [#permalink] 14 May 2013, 01:32
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