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# X, a phenomenon/x is a phenomenon???

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05 Dec 2008, 09:54
275. El Nino, the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru, a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated in the western Pacific to flow back to the east.
(A) a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated
(B) a phenomenon where changes in the ocean and atmosphere are combining to allow the warm water that is accumulating
(C) a phenomenon in which ocean and atmosphere changes combine and which allows the warm water that is accumulated
(D) is a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine to allow the warm water that has accumulated
(E) is a phenomenon where ocean and atmosphere changes are combining and allow the warm water accumulating
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05 Dec 2008, 10:27
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275. El Nino, the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru, a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated in the western Pacific to flow back to the east.
(A) a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated
(B) a phenomenon where changes in the ocean and atmosphere are combining to allow the warm water that is accumulating
(C) a phenomenon in which ocean and atmosphere changes combine and which allows the warm water that is accumulated
(D) is a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine to allow the warm water that has accumulated
(E) is a phenomenon where ocean and atmosphere changes are combining and allow the warm water accumulating

where is not apt..Remove B, E

and which -C ( which can be used as , which or format: presposition which e.g. in which)

A and D

do not consider the " the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru" for a moment

A or D

D is requred... XXX is a phenomenon

Also "to alow" parallels "to flow" in the stem

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10 Dec 2008, 02:00
Thanks imcste. Nice explanation. OA supports you.

iamcste wrote:
lgon wrote:
275. El Nino, the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru, a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated in the western Pacific to flow back to the east.
(A) a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine allowing the warm water that has accumulated
(B) a phenomenon where changes in the ocean and atmosphere are combining to allow the warm water that is accumulating
(C) a phenomenon in which ocean and atmosphere changes combine and which allows the warm water that is accumulated
(D) is a phenomenon in which changes in the ocean and atmosphere combine to allow the warm water that has accumulated
(E) is a phenomenon where ocean and atmosphere changes are combining and allow the warm water accumulating

where is not apt..Remove B, E

and which -C ( which can be used as , which or format: presposition which e.g. in which)

A and D

do not consider the " the periodic abnormal warming of the sea surface off Peru" for a moment

A or D

D is requred... XXX is a phenomenon

Also "to alow" parallels "to flow" in the stem

D
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11 Dec 2008, 08:50
D

abc has modifier error. e has logic error.
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26 May 2011, 02:44
D it is.
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08 Jun 2011, 04:05
D as where cannot be used for describing situation or metaphorical place
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15 Jul 2011, 03:54
IMO D as it is logically correct.
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06 Aug 2011, 15:31
I have a problem with D.

It contains "water that has accumulated"
This is present perfect tense , where as it should have been simple tense.
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