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# By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.

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Updated on: 25 Dec 2018, 00:05
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By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.

(A) By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.

(B) By leading trump, the contract was defeated resoundingly by the defenders.

(C) The defenders resounded the defeat of the contract by leading trump.

(D) The contract, by leading trump, was defeated resoundingly by the defenders.

(E) Resoundingly, the contract was defeated by the defenders by leading trump.

Originally posted by parijit on 25 Dec 2018, 00:03.
Last edited by Bunuel on 25 Dec 2018, 00:05, edited 1 time in total.
Renamed the topic and edited the question.
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25 Dec 2018, 20:30
parijit wrote:
By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.

(A) By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.

(B) By leading trump, the contract was defeated resoundingly by the defenders.

(C) The defenders resounded the defeat of the contract by leading trump.

(D) The contract, by leading trump, was defeated resoundingly by the defenders.

(E) Resoundingly, the contract was defeated by the defenders by leading trump.

Of course the question is not from any official source.
'By leading trump' should be followed by the doer of the action.
WHO is doing the action - the defenders..
Only the original sentence A is correct
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Re: By leading trump, the defenders defeated the contract resoundingly.   [#permalink] 25 Dec 2018, 20:30
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