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221. Consumers may not think of household cleaning products to be hazardous substances, but many of them can be harmful to health, especially if they are used improperly.
(A) Consumers may not think of household cleaning products to be
(B) Consumers may not think of household cleaning products being
(C) A consumer may not think of their household cleaning products being
(D) A consumer may not think of household cleaning products as
(E) Household cleaning products may not be thought of, by consumers, as
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23 Apr 2006, 08:35
D....

In the stem "especially if they are used improperly" .

If we use Consumers in the answer "they" as mentioned above will not have a correct antecedent.
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23 Apr 2006, 08:39
trivikram wrote:
D....

In the stem "especially if they are used improperly" .

If we use Consumers in the answer "they" as mentioned above will not have a correct antecedent.

I also thought of this case while doing it , but then thought m thinking too far
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23 Apr 2006, 16:09
D ... correct use of idiom think of X as Y .

think of household cleaning products as hazardous substances
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24 Apr 2006, 02:15
I wud say A...

Later the statement says 'them'.... so it has to be Consumers!
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24 Apr 2006, 05:47
sm176811 wrote:
I wud say A...

Later the statement says 'them'.... so it has to be Consumers!

Them refers to the hazardous substances and not the consumers.
OA is D..

trivikram's explanation makes sense.
24 Apr 2006, 05:47
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