Modern critics are amused by early scholarsâ€™ categorizing : GMAT Sentence Correction (SC)
Check GMAT Club Decision Tracker for the Latest School Decision Releases http://gmatclub.com/AppTrack

 It is currently 20 Jan 2017, 13:45

### 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

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

# Events & Promotions

###### Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

# Modern critics are amused by early scholarsâ€™ categorizing

Author Message
TAGS:

### Hide Tags

Senior Manager
Joined: 11 Nov 2003
Posts: 357
Location: Illinois
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 0

Modern critics are amused by early scholarsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ categorizing [#permalink]

### Show Tags

10 Jul 2004, 16:56
00:00

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

### HideShow timer Statistics

Modern critics are amused by early scholarsâ€™ categorizing Tacitusâ€™s Germania as an ethnographic treatise.
(A) scholarsâ€™ categorizing Tacitusâ€™s Germania as
(B) scholarsâ€™ categorizing Tacitusâ€™s Germania as if
(C) scholars, categorizing of Tacitusâ€™s Germania as
(D) scholars who categorize Tacitusâ€™s Germania as
(E) scholars who categorize Tacitusâ€™s Germania if
If you have any questions
New!
GMAT Club Legend
Joined: 15 Dec 2003
Posts: 4302
Followers: 40

Kudos [?]: 429 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

10 Jul 2004, 22:22
D is best. 45 sec
A) scholar's [their] categorizing of Tacitus's. "of" would have been needed as idiom is "the categorizing(noun) of X"
_________________

Best Regards,

Paul

Director
Joined: 01 Feb 2003
Posts: 851
Followers: 4

Kudos [?]: 100 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

10 Jul 2004, 22:47
1 min

I go with A.

Modern critics are amused not by scholars, but by their categorization of
Tacitusâ€™s Germania as an ethnographic treatise.

C,D,E seem to imply that Modern critics are amused by the scholars

Between A and B, the phrase "as if an" should be "as if it were" in B

Hence A
Director
Joined: 04 Jul 2004
Posts: 904
Followers: 4

Kudos [?]: 51 [0], given: 0

### Show Tags

11 Jul 2004, 04:54
I hope I am not too late for this topic.

(A) is it.

(C) (D) (E) Changes meaning.
(B) use of "if" is grmatically not correct.
11 Jul 2004, 04:54
Similar topics Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
2 Modern critics are amused by early scholars' categorizing 10 22 Aug 2012, 08:17
1 Modern critics are amused by early scholars categorizing 7 20 Jul 2009, 08:00
22 Modern critics are amused by early scholars categorizing 35 03 Sep 2008, 13:17
Modern critics are amused by early scholars categorizing 12 12 Jun 2008, 21:46
26 Modern critics are amused by early scholars categorizing 21 14 Nov 2007, 07:39
Display posts from previous: Sort by