Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 29 Mar 2015, 05:44

Close

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
Your Progress

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

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

The problem is not simply that Venice is sinking into the

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
SVP
SVP
User avatar
Joined: 03 Feb 2003
Posts: 1611
Followers: 6

Kudos [?]: 74 [0], given: 0

The problem is not simply that Venice is sinking into the [#permalink] New post 26 Sep 2003, 02:51
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
The problem is not simply that Venice is sinking into the mud; it is that
groundwater extraction during the last century may have caused the city
to sink by as many as 10cm, but, it is thankful, this has
since stopped.

(A) is that groundwater extraction during the last century may have
caused the city to sink by as many as 10cm, but, it is thankful, this has
(B) is because groundwater extraction during the last century may have
caused the city to sink by as many as 10cm, but, thankfully, this has
(C) is that groundwater extraction during the last century may have
caused the city to sink by as much as 10cm, but, thankfully, this has
(D) is that groundwater extraction during the last century may have
caused the city to sink by as much as 10cm, but, it is thankful, this has
(E) is because groundwater extraction during the last century may have
caused the city to sink by as much as 10cm, but, thankfully, this
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 21 Aug 2003
Posts: 258
Location: Bangalore
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 4 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 26 Sep 2003, 08:07
My answer: C
2nd clause must start with It is that to parallel 1st clause. - B is out
Sentence must end with "has" (followed by since) - E is out
More idiomatic - thankfully - A & D out
Current Student
User avatar
Joined: 29 Jan 2005
Posts: 5244
Followers: 23

Kudos [?]: 175 [0], given: 0

Reviews Badge
 [#permalink] New post 26 Aug 2006, 06:17
here is another one of those ..., but, adj, ... SCs

(C)
  [#permalink] 26 Aug 2006, 06:17
Display posts from previous: Sort by

The problem is not simply that Venice is sinking into the

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.