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

It is currently 23 Jul 2016, 13:26
GMAT Club Tests

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 three women, liberal activists who strongly support

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:

Hide Tags

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Nov 2010
Posts: 38
Location: Moscow, Russia
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 53 [0], given: 4

The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 27 Jan 2011, 16:04
4
This post was
BOOKMARKED
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

  55% (hard)

Question Stats:

52% (01:46) correct 48% (00:57) wrong based on 113 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

The three women, liberal activists who strongly support legislation in favor of civil rights and environmental protection, have consistently received labor's unqualifying support
(a)
(b) are consistently receiving the unqualifying support of labor
(c) have consistently received the unqualified support of labor
(d) receive consistent and unqualified support by labor
(e) are receiving consistent and unqualified support by labor
[Reveal] Spoiler: OA
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 18 Nov 2010
Posts: 42
Location: Richmond VA
Schools: ISB, IIMA (PGPX), IIMB (EMBA) & IIMC..
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 24

Re: GMAT Prepr Three women and unqualifying support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 27 Jan 2011, 17:42
Let me try..

IMO C.

It was b/w A&C.
B -out as "unqualifying" sounds awkward...A out for the same reason.
D&E -out as "consistent and unqualified" is wrong..
C -perfect.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Nov 2010
Posts: 38
Location: Moscow, Russia
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 53 [0], given: 4

Re: GMAT Prepr Three women and unqualifying support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 27 Jan 2011, 23:34
gmatin2011 wrote:
Let me try..

IMO C.

It was b/w A&C.
B -out as "unqualifying" sounds awkward...A out for the same reason.
D&E -out as "consistent and unqualified" is wrong..
C -perfect.


Indeed, I did not know unqualifying was illegible word - really so, you wouldn't find it in any decent dictionary. For me sounded O'K as i am non-native (picked A during my practice test yesterday :oops:)
What about posessives labor's Perhaps GMAT prefers of <...> construction to apostrophe?
1 KUDOS received
Retired Moderator
User avatar
Status: worked for Kaplan's associates, but now on my own, free and flying
Joined: 19 Feb 2007
Posts: 3510
Location: India
WE: Education (Education)
Followers: 548

Kudos [?]: 4436 [1] , given: 320

Re: GMAT Prepr Three women and unqualifying support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Jan 2011, 08:39
1
This post received
KUDOS
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
‘Unqualifying’ means undeserving or without qualifications; ‘unqualified’ means absolute and full. Both are usable in their own contexts. But here ‘unqualifying’ doesn’t fit in. So A and B are out.

By labor’ is unidiomatic; the correct idiom is either ‘from labor’ or ‘of labor’ D and E are out. C is left.
_________________

“Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher” – a Japanese proverb.
9884544509

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Nov 2010
Posts: 38
Location: Moscow, Russia
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 53 [0], given: 4

Re: GMAT Prepr Three women and unqualifying support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 28 Jan 2011, 09:33
love this explanation thanks a lot for making it clear!!

Posted from my mobile device Image
GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
User avatar
Joined: 01 Oct 2013
Posts: 8716
Followers: 770

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Premium Member
Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Jul 2014, 00:45
Hello from the GMAT Club VerbalBot!

Thanks to another GMAT Club member, I have just discovered this valuable topic, yet it had no discussion for over a year. I am now bumping it up - doing my job. I think you may find it valuable (esp those replies with Kudos).

Want to see all other topics I dig out? Follow me (click follow button on profile). You will receive a summary of all topics I bump in your profile area as well as via email.
GMAT Club Legend
GMAT Club Legend
User avatar
Joined: 01 Oct 2013
Posts: 8716
Followers: 770

Kudos [?]: 156 [0], given: 0

Premium Member
Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 18 Jun 2016, 04:23
Hello from the GMAT Club VerbalBot!

Thanks to another GMAT Club member, I have just discovered this valuable topic, yet it had no discussion for over a year. I am now bumping it up - doing my job. I think you may find it valuable (esp those replies with Kudos).

Want to see all other topics I dig out? Follow me (click follow button on profile). You will receive a summary of all topics I bump in your profile area as well as via email.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 26 May 2016
Posts: 40
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 1

Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 18 Jun 2016, 05:22
daryayurlova wrote:
The three women, liberal activists who strongly support legislation in favor of civil rights and environmental protection, have consistently received labor's unqualifying support
(a)
(b) are consistently receiving the unqualifying support of labor
(c) have consistently received the unqualified support of labor
(d) receive consistent and unqualified support by labor
(e) are receiving consistent and unqualified support by labor



The three women , is plural so if you remove the supporting clause , you will need a verb which correctly refers to them in the context.
have does that better than are , since sighting a sure event (past or present ) is better than present continuous.

Thus we are left with A and C , Between these 2 unqualified support of labor is correct . Plus i dont think unqualifying is a correct usage
_________________

Best Regards,
Ashwini

Kudos if it was helpful :)

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 01 Jun 2015
Posts: 37
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 53

GMAT ToolKit User
Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 18 Jun 2016, 05:32
daagh wrote:
‘Unqualifying’ means undeserving or without qualifications; ‘unqualified’ means absolute and full. Both are usable in their own contexts. But here ‘unqualifying’ doesn’t fit in. So A and B are out.

By labor’ is unidiomatic; the correct idiom is either ‘from labor’ or ‘of labor’ D and E are out. C is left.


Hallo Daagh,

There is no doubt that the right answer is C in this case but tell me whether the following sentence is wrong?

"Express Entry candidates who have a job offer supported by a Labor Market Assessment."

We read "supported by" on too many news paper articles.Are you saying they are wrong in most of the occasions??
Expert Post
Verbal Expert
User avatar
Joined: 14 Dec 2013
Posts: 937
Location: Germany
Schools: HHL Leipzig
GMAT 1: 780 Q50 V47
Followers: 134

Kudos [?]: 562 [0], given: 12

GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 19 Jun 2016, 14:47
Expert's post
1
This post was
BOOKMARKED
techiesam wrote:
daagh wrote:
‘Unqualifying’ means undeserving or without qualifications; ‘unqualified’ means absolute and full. Both are usable in their own contexts. But here ‘unqualifying’ doesn’t fit in. So A and B are out.

By labor’ is unidiomatic; the correct idiom is either ‘from labor’ or ‘of labor’ D and E are out. C is left.


Hallo Daagh,

There is no doubt that the right answer is C in this case but tell me whether the following sentence is wrong?

"Express Entry candidates who have a job offer supported by a Labor Market Assessment."

We read "supported by" on too many news paper articles.Are you saying they are wrong in most of the occasions??


"Labour" is not the point here. "Support" is the point.

"Support" as a noun takes "of" or "from", whereas "support" as a passive verb (or a participle) takes "by" (any transitive passive verb takes "by").

Correct: I have the support of / from Labour Union.
Correct: I am supported by Labour Union.
Wrong: I have the support by Labour Union.
Wrong: I am supported of / from Labour Union.
Re: The three women, liberal activists who strongly support   [#permalink] 19 Jun 2016, 14:47
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
Many conservative voters who had previously supported the tuanquang269 2 03 Dec 2011, 20:34
The three women, liberal activists who strongly support goalsnr 8 16 Jun 2008, 19:35
48 Experts publish their posts in the topic The three women, liberal activists who strongly support singh_amit19 49 14 Oct 2007, 05:20
The three women, liberal activists who strongly support bkk145 14 28 Sep 2007, 22:03
SC: liberal activists imaru 5 10 Aug 2006, 09:45
Display posts from previous: Sort by

The three women, liberal activists who strongly support

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| 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®.