Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 30 Sep 2014, 01:56

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Citizens of countries just beginning to institute market

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 20 Sep 2005
Posts: 56
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

Citizens of countries just beginning to institute market [#permalink] New post 09 Nov 2005, 13:04
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
Citizens of countries just beginning to institute market economies [lack business experience so profoundly as to take years for these countries to compete in a global marketplace that turns] more capitalistic every day.


(A) lack business experience so profoundly as to take years for these countries to compete in a global marketplace that turns

(B) want business experience so profoundly that it will be years before they can compete in a global marketplace which turns

(C) have such a lack of business experience that it will take years before these countries are competing in a global marketplace turning

(D) are so lacking in business experience as to take years before these countries do compete in a global marketplace which is turning

(E) are so lacking in business experience that it will take years for these countries to compete in a global marketplace turning


Please explain...
Kaplan GMAT Prep Discount CodesKnewton GMAT Discount CodesVeritas Prep GMAT Discount Codes
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 28 Jun 2005
Posts: 219
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 09 Nov 2005, 13:18
so x that y is the idiom

E should be it

Similar Question from OG

Students in the metropolitan school district lack math skills to such a large degree as to make it difficult to absorb them into a city economy becoming ever more dependent on information-based industries.
(A) lack math skills to such a large degree as to make it difficult to absorb them into a city economy becoming
(B) lack math skills to a large enough degree that they will be difficult to absorb into a city’s economy that becomes
(C) lack of math skills is so large as to be difficult to absorb them into a city’s economy that becomes
(D) are lacking so much in math skills as to be difficult to absorb into a city’s economy becoming
(E) are so lacking in math skills that it will be difficult to absorb them into a city economy becoming
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 20 Sep 2005
Posts: 56
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 09 Nov 2005, 13:25
I think so X as to Y is also a correct idiom, isn't it ?
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 05 Nov 2005
Posts: 232
Location: Germany
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 0

Re: PR SC [#permalink] New post 09 Nov 2005, 14:04
E.

Correct choice is so x that y. so...as to take is a wrong grammatical construction.
Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 09 Jul 2005
Posts: 595
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 22 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 10 Nov 2005, 12:16
E for me too. All except C and E make an incorrect comparaison. C is incorrect because to have a lack is not correct. E is completely correct an idiomatic.
  [#permalink] 10 Nov 2005, 12:16
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
3 Experts publish their posts in the topic In a country, 65% of male citizen and 68% of female citizen are iaratul 3 26 Sep 2014, 04:12
2 Citizens in Country X are frequently complaining that lines goodyear2013 1 24 Mar 2014, 15:12
8 In 1998, more citizens from the country of Monrovia migrated kidchaos 16 08 Sep 2010, 23:38
In 1998 more citizens from the country of Monrovia migrated reply2spg 8 21 Jan 2009, 15:10
Experts publish their posts in the topic In 1998, more citizens from the country of Monrovia migrated bhatia_ash2002 6 24 Jan 2008, 05:11
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Citizens of countries just beginning to institute market

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.