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# Federal legislation

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31 Aug 2008, 10:34
Federal legislation establishing a fund for the cleanup of sites damaged by toxic chemicals permits compensating state governments for damage to their natural resources but does not allow claims for injury to people.
(A) compensating state governments for damage to
(B) compensating state governments for the damaging of
(C) giving state governments compensation for damaging
(D) giving compensation to state governments for the damage of
(E) the giving of compensation to state governments for damaging

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31 Aug 2008, 10:51
IMO A

In C,D,E giving is redundant with permits

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31 Aug 2008, 10:52
IMO A

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01 Sep 2008, 00:58
arorag wrote:
IMO A

A it is.

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01 Sep 2008, 06:08
I think is A

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01 Sep 2008, 07:03
grepro wrote:
Federal legislation establishing a fund for the cleanup of sites damaged by toxic chemicals permits compensating state governments for damage to their natural resources but does not allow claims for injury to people.
(A) compensating state governments for damage to
(B) compensating state governments for the damaging of
(C) giving state governments compensation for damaging
(D) giving compensation to state governments for the damage of
(E) the giving of compensation to state governments for damaging

IMO A) giving is wrong in C, D and E. damaging of is wrong in B)

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01 Sep 2008, 10:12
OA is A.

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Re: Federal legislation   [#permalink] 01 Sep 2008, 10:12
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