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More than fifty years after the Second World War, a number of African American soldiers were awarded―some of them posthumously―with the Congressional Medal of Honor, which was the nation’s highest military award, and which was long overdue in recognition of their outstanding bravery.

A. with the Congressional Medal of Honor, which was the nation’s highest military award, and which was long overdue in
B. with the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award for long-overdue
C. the Congressional Medal of Honor, which was the nation’s highest military award, long-overdue in
D. the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award for long-overdue
E. the Congressional Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award, in long-overdue
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I am in between B and D for this one. I am not sure whether the correct idiom will be award with or just award. I probably choose B.
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New post 11 Jul 2007, 22:28
I say the answer is E
In A & B "with" is unnecessary and cancels those out.
Word order in C for "long-overdue in", and D is missing the comma to separate clauses after "award"
POE leaves E as your only option
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