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 [#permalink] New post 06 Jun 2004, 19:50
D it is, everything else has problems with parallelism
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 [#permalink] New post 06 Jun 2004, 21:32
E it is (Subjunctive mood).

http://ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/verbs.htm#mood
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 [#permalink] New post 07 Jun 2004, 00:36
batliwala wrote:


The answer is D. The GMAT tests American English. This usage of subjunctive mood is prevalent in British English.
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 [#permalink] New post 07 Jun 2004, 16:42
Sorry folks. They say the OA is A. I also marked D.
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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jun 2004, 07:10
pay for an increase share of cost - means they are paying to get it ( very awkward )

They pay an increased share of cost - is the correct usage.

This is the subtle difference between (A) and (D)
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 [#permalink] New post 08 Jun 2004, 08:33
Exactly! I understood that this morning when I took a closer look at the sentence.

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