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Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1956, so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, he destroyed every copy he could find.
A. so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, he destroyed
B. and was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections that he destroyed
C. in his later year he was so embarrassed by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, destroying
D. was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections that he destroyed
E. because he was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, destroying

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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 19 Nov 2008, 17:05
So that usage

A C E out

Also consider X as Y is wrong. B C E out

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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 19 Nov 2008, 18:02
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Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1956, so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, he destroyed every copy he could find.
A. so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, he destroyed
B. and was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections that he destroyed
C. [Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez]in his later year he was so embarrassed by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, destroying
awkward.
D. was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections that he destroyed
E. [Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez]because he was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered as the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, destroying
awkward + no 'that'

I do not have an OA for this


so..that
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the original sentence needs "was"

D should be the correct answer.
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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 31 Oct 2010, 10:07
Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1956, so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections, he destroyed every copy he could find.


Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez,modifier, was(verb) so.....that,he destroyed every copy he could find.

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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 31 Oct 2010, 11:49
D.

D. was so embarrassed in his later years by what he considered the excessive sentiment in the poems in his first two collections that he destroyed

So............ that..............
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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 31 Oct 2010, 14:14
Simply D.

Spanish poet Juan Ramon Jimenez [strike][who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1956][/strike] was - verb is reauired after the subject.
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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 05 Nov 2010, 14:36
D is the only seems to fit.

was so.......that.....
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Re: SC: Spanish poet [#permalink] New post 10 Nov 2010, 06:49
Stright D for the reason mentioned by Pkit
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