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<< Being a Sunday, the library was closed. >>

(A) Being a Sunday, the library was closed

(B) It being a Sunday, the library was closed

(C) The library, being a Sunday, was closed.

(D) Since it was a Sunday, library was closed.

(E) The library was closed, being a Sunday.
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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 08 Feb 2011, 09:42
Does the sentence have suffix or prefix?

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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 08 Feb 2011, 09:51
I wrote it as it actually stated.
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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 08 Feb 2011, 13:43
i like D more..
in b it seems that library is the sunday ..

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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 08 Feb 2011, 21:14
I made the same mistake and chose D. However the answer is B.
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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 09 Feb 2011, 03:56
Lola ,

1. state the source of the question.
2. please underline the incorrect part of the sentence.

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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 09 Feb 2011, 09:02
<the> is omitted in D. It should be the library instead of library. I stated the explanation from <CRACK gmat>
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Re: sentence correction [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2011, 00:02
'D' means that the library was Sunday

I think B is better option.
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