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Making the pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in a lifetime,

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Making the pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in a lifetime, [#permalink] New post 22 Mar 2012, 22:41
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Making the pilgrimage to Mecca at least once in a lifetime, if afforable, is one of the five obligations of devout Muslims.

a)

b) when it can be afforable

c) if they can afford it

d) when affordable

e) if it should be affordable





What's wrong with a?? :?
Is it possible to see this question like "if (making the pilgrimage is ) affordable ?
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Re: PT #14 SC 22 [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2012, 00:17
'If affordable' is too far from 'pilgrimage' to be used a its modifier.

Here, it looks like 'if affordable' is modifying 'lifetime'. More over the subject of the sentence is 'Muslims' so C is the winner.
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Re: PT #14 SC 22 [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2012, 02:34
" if they can afford it" option C is right
Re: PT #14 SC 22   [#permalink] 23 Mar 2012, 02:34
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