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Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.

A. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
B. Hastily rebuilt since the Korean War, Seoul shed its once‐gritty image for becoming one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
C. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul‘s once‐gritty image is being shed so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
D. Having been hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul has been shedding its once‐gritty image and it is going to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
E. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul was shedding its once‐gritty image so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises
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Re: Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War [#permalink] New post 09 Oct 2012, 23:25
I'll go with A. Rest all options have issues.

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Re: Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its [#permalink] New post 15 Jan 2013, 08:35
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Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.

A. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
B. Hastily rebuilt since the Korean War, Seoul shed its once‐gritty image for becoming one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
C. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul‘s once‐gritty image is being shed so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
D. Having been hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul has been shedding its once‐gritty image and it is going to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
E. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul was shedding its once‐gritty image so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises


Hi Getgyan,
Although option A is best among the rest, don't you think option A has issue as well. "Is shedding"?

Can you kindly confirm the source.
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Re: Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its [#permalink] New post 15 Aug 2013, 22:21
fameatop wrote:
getgyan wrote:
Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.

A. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul is shedding its once‐gritty image to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
B. Hastily rebuilt since the Korean War, Seoul shed its once‐gritty image for becoming one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
C. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul‘s once‐gritty image is being shed so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
D. Having been hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul has been shedding its once‐gritty image and it is going to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises.
E. Hastily rebuilt after the Korean War, Seoul was shedding its once‐gritty image so as to become one of Asia‘s most glittering metropolises


Hi Getgyan,
Although option A is best among the rest, don't you think option A has issue as well. "Is shedding"?

Can you kindly confirm the source.


'Is shedding' means something thats happening in present and will go on till future. And why is it shedding ' to become one of asia's glittering metropolises. Here there is a causation taking place, something thats happening in present and will go on till future, this will result to a future event. So usage of shedding is very important.

Hope it clears the doubt.

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