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121. As a result of medical advances, many people that might at one time have died as children of such infections as diphtheria, pneumonia, or rheumatic fever now live well into old age.

(A) that might at one time have died as children
(B) who might once have died in childhood
(C) that as children might once have died
(D) who in childhood might have at one time died
(E) who, when they were children, might at one time have died
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13 Jul 2007, 10:06
I would have gone with D but I know the OA is B.
Guys, any reason to eliminate D or B? Please explain.
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13 Jul 2007, 10:16
sidbidus wrote:
121. As a result of medical advances, many people that might at one time have died as children of such infections as diphtheria, pneumonia, or rheumatic fever now live well into old age.

(A) that might at one time have died as children
(B) who might once have died in childhood
(C) that as children might once have died
(D) who in childhood might have at one time died
(E) who, when they were children, might at one time have died

D is wrong because it uses "in childhood" right after "who". B is better.
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sidbidus wrote:
121. As a result of medical advances, many people that might at one time have died as children of such infections as diphtheria, pneumonia, or rheumatic fever now live well into old age.

(A) that might at one time have died as children
(B) who might once have died in childhood
(C) that as children might once have died
(D) who in childhood might have at one time died
(E) who, when they were children, might at one time have died

D is wrong because it uses "in childhood" right after "who". B is better.

Would re-framing the choice D to:
who, in childhood, might have at one time died

make it a probable choice?
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shoonya wrote:
sidbidus wrote:
121. As a result of medical advances, many people that might at one time have died as children of such infections as diphtheria, pneumonia, or rheumatic fever now live well into old age.

(A) that might at one time have died as children
(B) who might once have died in childhood
(C) that as children might once have died
(D) who in childhood might have at one time died
(E) who, when they were children, might at one time have died

D is wrong because it uses "in childhood" right after "who". B is better.

Would re-framing the choice D to:
who, in childhood, might have at one time died

make it a probable choice?

No, you still need // sentences as in B:
who might once have died in childhood...now live well into old age.
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(A) Wrong : Children – old age are not parallel
(B) Correct : childhood and old age are parallel
(C) Wrong : same reason as in A
(D) Wrong : one time died is wrong [people wont die multiple times]
(E) Wrong : same reason as in A
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14 Oct 2013, 07:37
(A) wrong: Use of that is wrong
(B) correct: concise and conveys the intended meaning
(C) wrong: same as A
(D) wrong: modifier problem - incorrect placement of "childhood" which is supposed to modify "died"
(E) wrong: Too wordy
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28 Nov 2013, 04:28
However I feel, to use "Once" with death is like .. you die many times ... once,twice...
Hence don't agree with B and C
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06 Apr 2016, 00:51
gmat dose not accept "that" refering to person in relative clause. but this point is not tested on question in recent og books. this question is from very old og book, which , it seems, is og 10
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