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# According to some economists, Japan is in danger of plunging

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According to some economists, Japan is in danger of plunging [#permalink]

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According to some economists, Japan is in danger of plunging into a depression that, with double-digit unemployment, could severely strain a society that regards lifetime employment as a virtual right of citizenship.

(A) that, with double-digit unemployment, could severely strain
(B) that, because of double-digit unemployment, could be a severe strain for
(C) with double-digit unemployment, and it could severely strain
(D) with double-digit unemployment and could be a severe strain
(E) with double-digit unemployment and could severely strain
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13 Sep 2005, 15:38
The meaning of this sentence is the tough part for me. C, D, and E all say that the depression will be "with" double-digit unemployment. That confuses the meaning of the sentence.

B is wrong because it is wordy.

A is correct.
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13 Sep 2005, 15:58
A.

,with double digit...
here is basically:
, together with double digit....
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13 Sep 2005, 19:03
A it is!

C, D and E suggest that depression and double digit unemloyment occur simultaneously when it says "depression with double digit unempoyment" So they are out.

B seems to suggest that depression is the effect and double digit unemployment is the casue. In fact the opposite is true. SO B is out.
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14 Sep 2005, 02:58
OA is A
14 Sep 2005, 02:58
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