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30 Oct 2006, 21:52
48. According to some analysts, whatever its merits, the proposal to tax away all capital gains on short-term investments would, if enacted, have a disastrous effect on Wall Street trading and employment.
(A) its merits, the proposal to tax
(B) its merits may be, the proposal of taxing
(C) its merits as a proposal, taxing
(D) the proposalâ€™s merits, to tax
(E) the proposalâ€™s merits are, taxing

kindly provide explanantions

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30 Oct 2006, 21:53
"proposal to tax" is idiomatic. I would bet on A.
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30 Oct 2006, 21:56
It should be proposal to.

So A
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30 Oct 2006, 22:08
The OA is A

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31 Oct 2006, 06:03
yes. only A

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31 Oct 2006, 06:03
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