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# For many revisionist historians, Christopher Columbus has

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For many revisionist historians, Christopher Columbus has [#permalink]

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For many revisionist historians, Christopher Columbus has come to personify devastation and enslavement in the name of progress that has decimated native peoples of the Western Hemisphere.

A - devastation and enslavement in the name of progress that has decimated native peoples of the Western Hemisphere

B - devastation and enslavement in the name of progress by which native peoples of the Western Hemisphere decimated

C - devastating and enslaving in the name of progress those native peoples of the Western Hemisphere which in the name of progress are decimated.

D - devastating and enslaving those native peoples of the western Hemisphere which in the name of progress are decimated.

E - the devastation and enslavement in the name of progress that have decimated the native peoples of the Western Hemisphere.

There is an argument about A and E. What is the antecedent of that? (progress or the devastation and enslavement)
Which one is the right answer???

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26 Aug 2006, 04:25
This is one of the most controversial SCs floating around the club. Some say (A) others, including myself, say (E). Maybe both are correct??

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26 Aug 2006, 07:31
I picked A as well because I think the sentence is referring to progress which is singular, so it needs a "has"

Anyways, I will be waiting for OA.... and some more explainations

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26 Aug 2006, 09:27
I'm going with A.
" program that has"
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26 Aug 2006, 12:34
I think it is E. What have decimated? devastation and enslavement..
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26 Aug 2006, 13:23
ak_idc wrote:
I think it is E. What have decimated? devastation and enslavement..

I am picking E too.. for the exact same reason mentioned above !

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26 Aug 2006, 15:32
PROGRESS THAT... I am with A... is there OA for this?

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27 Aug 2006, 10:31
devastation and enslavement - have
or
progress has

can someone clarify?

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