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Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean.

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Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, November 1869 is when the Suez Canal was opened to traffic.

(A) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, November 1869 is when the Suez Canal was opened to traffic.
(B) The Suez Canal, constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869.
(C) Having been constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, Suez Canal was opened to traffic in November 1869.
(D) The Suez Canal, which was constructed by the Suez Canal Company connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869.
(E) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, the Suez Canal had been opened to traffic in November 1869.
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Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, November 1869 is when the Suez Canal was opened to traffic.

(A) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, November 1869 is when the Suez Canal was opened to traffic. Awfully wrong
(B) The Suez Canal, constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869. Correct answer
(C) Having been constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, Suez Canal was opened to traffic in November 1869. Wrong
(D) The Suez Canal, which was constructed by the Suez Canal Company connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869. Wrong This means the company was connecting the Mediterranean sea and the Red sea
(E) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, the Suez Canal had been opened to traffic in November 1869. Wrong
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This is the Suez Canal Company Problem, this is fine with option [B]. Kevin OLPS SchoolBoy. Gopal.
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(A) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connected the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, November 1869 is when the Suez Canal was opened to traffic. - modifier error, it should refer to suez canal not November 1869, parallelism error here constructed acts as verb Ed modifier for suez canal but connected is a verb for suez canal( suez canal connected the msea and redsea)
(B) The Suez Canal, constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869. - correct rectified both errors of a
(C) Having been constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, Suez Canal was opened to traffic in November 1869. - wrong having been? Not clear as b
(D) The Suez Canal, which was constructed by the Suez Canal Company connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, was opened to traffic in November 1869.- wrong modifier error connecting modifies company
(E) Constructed by the Suez Canal Company and connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red sea, the Suez Canal had been opened to traffic in November 1869.- wrong had verb tense. They didn't open it before 1869 they opened it on 1869 nov

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