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# A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 1

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02 Apr 2018, 09:53
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A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

A A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

B A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, the Maersk conglomerate has transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year.

C Astonishingly dominant as a wealthy force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

D In the past year, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

E In the past year, the Maersk conglomerate, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea until now.

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02 Apr 2018, 10:31
aaba wrote:
A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

A A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

B A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, the Maersk conglomerate has transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year.

C Astonishingly dominant as a wealthy force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

D In the past year, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate.

E In the past year, the Maersk conglomerate, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea until now.

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A A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate. Modifier error A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry incorrectly modifying 15 percent

B A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, the Maersk conglomerate has transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year. Correct

C Astonishingly dominant as a wealthy force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea in the past year has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate. Same error as A.

D In the past year, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea has been transported by the Maersk conglomerate. Same error as A.

E In the past year, the Maersk conglomerate, a wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, transported 15 percent of all the freight sent by sea until now. Redundant.
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02 Apr 2018, 21:00
Didn't notice the until now . B should be the answer.
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02 Apr 2018, 23:12
This question tests the Modifier placement error

Ans. B, lets the modifier correctly modify Maersk
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Re: A wealthy and astonishingly dominant force in the shipping industry, 1   [#permalink] 02 Apr 2018, 23:12
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