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By merging its two publishing division, the company will increase their share of the country's $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging from obscure textbooks to mass-market paperbacks.

A. their share of the country's $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging - Pronoun their can't refer to singular company

B. from 6 percent to 10 percent its share of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges - which here incorrectly refers to country

C. to 10 percent from 6 percent in their share of the $21 billion book market in the country, a market ranging - same as A

D. in its share, from 6 percent to 10 percent, of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges - which incorrectly refers to country

E. to 10 percent from 6 percent its share of the country's $21 billion book market, which ranges - Correct

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By merging its two publishing division, the company will increase their share of the country's $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging from obscure textbooks to mass-market paperbacks.

A. their share of the country's $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging
- company = singular, should be "ITS"

B. from 6 percent to 10 percent its share of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges
- ", which" incorrectly refers to "country". The country ranges? Doesn't make sense

C. to 10 percent from 6 percent in their share of the $21 billion book market in the country, a market ranging
- same error as "A"

D. in its share, from 6 percent to 10 percent, of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges
- same error as "B"

E. to 10 percent from 6 percent its share of the country's $21 billion book market, which ranges

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By merging its two publishing divisions, the company will increase their share of the country’s $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging from obscure textbooks to mass-market paperbacks.

A. their share of the country’s $21 billion book market from 6 percent to 10 percent, a market ranging

B. from 6 percent to 10 percent its share of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges

C. to 10 percent from 6 percent in their share of the $21 billion book market in the country, a market ranging

D. in its share, from 6 percent to 10 percent, of the $21 billion book market in the country, which ranges

E. to 10 percent from 6 percent its share of the country’s $21 billion book market, which ranges


Answer E.

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