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# Before the Civil War, Harriet Tubman, herself an escaped

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Before the Civil War, Harriet Tubman, herself an escaped slave, returned again and again to Maryland to guide other slaves along the Underground Railroad to freedom.

(A) herself an escaped slave, returned again and again to Maryland to guide
(B) being an escaped slave herself, returned again and again to Maryland so as to guide
(C) an escaped slave herself, returned again and again to Maryland for guiding
(D) herself as an escaped slave, returned again and again to Maryland so as to be the guide of
(E) who had been herself as an escaped slave, returned again and again to Maryland for the guiding of

what is wrong with C;
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10 Dec 2009, 02:03
as far as I know infinitive form is preferable to -ing + chosing from 2 correct answers in most cases its A
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10 Dec 2009, 02:08
Harriet "returned" for a purpose. Hence "returned to" is correct
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