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As more and more people invest their money in savings certificates or money-market funds in order to earn higher interest, they are abandoning traditional low-interest investment havens such as passbook accounts and life insurance policies.
(A) As more and more people invest their money
(B) While people have more and more been investing their money
(C) As money is more and more invested by people
(D) More and more, when investors put their money
(E) While, more and more, investors have been putting their money

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As more and more people invest their money in savings certificates or money-market funds in order to earn higher interest, they are abandoning traditional low-interest investment havens such as passbook accounts and life insurance policies.
(A) As more and more people invest their money
(B) While people have more and more been investing their money
(C) As money is more and more invested by people
(D) More and more, when investors put their money
(E) While, more and more, investors have been putting their money

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Agree with A.

All other options have modifer issue or distorts the meaning.
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As more and more people invest their money in savings certificates or money-market funds in order to earn higher interest, they are abandoning traditional low-interest investment havens such as passbook accounts and life insurance policies.
(A) As more and more people invest their money
(B) While people have more and more been investing their money
(C) As money is more and more invested by people
(D) More and more, when investors put their money
(E) While, more and more, investors have been putting their money

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Could you please explain what's the problem with B?

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IMO A...
Option B is unnecessarily wordy and does not convey the right meaning...
A is clear and concise
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Any reasons that B is incorrect. Is being wordy the only reason?
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Any reasons that B is incorrect. Is being wordy the only reason?


The usage "more and more been investing " is totally wrong.Tense is wrong.A is clear and to the point.
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New post 25 Sep 2010, 18:50
I don't think you can say "more investing", only "more people". Eliminate
(B) While people have more and more been investing their money

Passive voice, the subject in the second part of the sentence is people, not money. Eliminate:
(C) As money is more and more invested by people

The "more and more" should describe the increase in people/investors rather than their action. Eliminate
(D) More and more, when investors put their money
(E) While, more and more, investors have been putting their money

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(A) As more and more people invest their money
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Can someone please explain what's wrong with E? E maintains the llism of "abandoning" and "putting".

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Can someone please explain what's wrong with E? E maintains the llism of "abandoning" and "putting".

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The correct usage is investing money and not putting money.
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