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# Although the music superstar agreed to a new contract, she says that

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Although the music superstar agreed to a new contract, she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is going on behind the scenes.

(A) she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is

(B) she says it had to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans knows what is

(C) sshe says that they would have to post the contract on her public website so that her new listeners and her old fans knew what was

(D) she says that the contract would have to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans would know what was

(E) saying that the contract had to be posted on her public website so that both new listeners and old fans would know what had been

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23 Oct 2018, 07:24
Bunuel wrote:
Although the music superstar agreed to a new contract, she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is going on behind the scenes.

(A) she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is

(B) she says it had to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans knows what is

(C) sshe says that they would have to post the contract on her public website so that her new listeners and her old fans knew what was

(D) she says that the contract would have to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans would know what was

(E) saying that the contract had to be posted on her public website so that both new listeners and old fans would know what had been

IMHO (A), nothing wrong with the original sentence....
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In A, don't you think tense error?
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24 Oct 2018, 00:06
Bunuel wrote:
Although the music superstar agreed to a new contract, she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is going on behind the scenes.

(A) she says that it must be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans will know what is

(B) she says it had to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans knows what is

(C) sshe says that they would have to post the contract on her public website so that her new listeners and her old fans knew what was

(D) she says that the contract would have to be posted on her public website so that both her new listeners and her old fans would know what was

(E) saying that the contract had to be posted on her public website so that both new listeners and old fans would know what had been

MANHATTAN REVIEW OFFICIAL EXPLANATION:

The singular verb ‘knows’ in B incorrectly refers to the plural subject ‘her new listeners and her old fans’. The use of the past ‘knew’ in C is incorrect. Choice D incorrectly uses ‘would have to be posted’. ‘Must be posted’ is more efficient. It also incorrectly uses the past ‘what was going on’. E incorrectly uses the past perfect ‘what had been’. Choice A is the correct answer.
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