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Attempts to maintain the current level of funding for museums

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Attempts to maintain the current level of funding for museums, though impressive, has not resulted in the continuation of financial backing for the coming year.

(a) Attempts to maintain the current level of funding for museums, though impressive,

(b) The attempt to maintain the current level of funding for museums, though impressive,

(c) Maintaining the current level of funding, though an impressive attempt,

(d) The impressive attempts to maintain the current level of museum funding

(e) Attempts to maintain the level of funding for museums currently, though impressive,

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Please help me with the below question. I could narrow down my choices to (b) and (c), but them I am stuck.
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Please provide me the explanation


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I think we are talking about attempt, though impressive is talking about the attempt and not maintaining..so B is correct

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New post 05 Aug 2017, 04:43
A,D and E are wrong because of subject verb agreement..attempts-has
C is wrong because maintaining is wrongly modifying has not resulted...It is attempt that has not resulted

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New post 05 Aug 2017, 06:26
Imo B .
A,D, and E are out for obvious reasons.

C is wrong because it doesn't tell for what or for whom or for what purpose the attempt has been made. I mean it doesn't even mention museum.

I guess I am not mistaken.

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