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# Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings

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19 Jul 2018, 00:59
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Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.

(A) Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(B) With bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(C) Whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones, with golden eagles possessing wings that are slightly raised.
(D) Golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised, whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones.
(E) Golden eagles possessing wings slightly more raised, bald eagles have straighter-edged ones.
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19 Jul 2018, 01:10
A,B,C are eliminated
Between D and E
E - Possessing is wrong. Hence,

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19 Jul 2018, 03:50
Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.

(A) Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised. --> contrast is missing
(B) With bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised. --> contrast is missing
(C) Whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones, with golden eagles possessing wings that are slightly raised. --> not a sentence
(D) Golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised, whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones. --> correct
(E) Golden eagles possessing wings slightly more raised, bald eagles have straighter-edged ones. --> "than" missing in "more ... than"
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19 Jul 2018, 06:47
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Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.

(A) Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(B) With bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(C) Whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones, with golden eagles possessing wings that are slightly raised.
(D) Golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised, whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones.
(E) Golden eagles possessing wings slightly more raised, bald eagles have straighter-edged ones.

Correct Answer must be (D) for the highlighted errors in other options...
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19 Jul 2018, 10:46
+D. Only D gives a logical antecedent to 'ones', referring to wings.

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19 Jul 2018, 11:20
+1 for D.

(A) Bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(B) With bald eagles having straighter-edged ones, golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised.
(C) Whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones, with golden eagles possessing wings that are slightly raised.
(D) Golden eagles possess wings that are slightly raised, whereas bald eagles have straighter-edged ones. --> Correct, compares similar entities
(E) Golden eagles possessing wings slightly more raised, bald eagles have straighter-edged ones.

Hence, D.
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