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Good teamwork on the sports field, or in an office, can sometimes have an inspiration effect.

A) can sometimes have an inspiration effect
B) can sometimes have an effect that is very inspiring
C) sometimes can have an inspiration effect
D) can have an inspirational effect, at times
E) can sometimes affect an inspiration
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Inspiration is used as a modifier here. Hence, the noun "inspiration" becomes inspirational.
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New post 07 Apr 2014, 08:17
Any expert can help me with this kind a question? i think the economist gmat test us with question that are of a different kind than the official question, so anybody can tell me if studying from the economist gmat question worth the time.
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Any expert can help me with this kind a question? i think the economist gmat test us with question that are of a different kind than the official question, so anybody can tell me if studying from the economist gmat question worth the time.



i am not an expert but these questions are not typical gmat types .infact for SC practice only from gmat prep ,OG ,verbal review and manhattan
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New post 29 Nov 2017, 08:27
Not an expert but my take on this question is as follows
"effect" is a noun and a noun can only be modified by an adjective.
inspiration is a noun while inspirational is an adjective.
In the given answer choice only D uses inspirational as an adjective
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Can anyone explain this question to me? I do not understanding why D is right, I picked B.
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Can some one explain why it is D>?
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New post 14 May 2018, 07:57
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Good teamwork on the sports field, or in an office, can sometimes have an inspiration effect.

A) can sometimes have an inspiration effect
B) can sometimes have an effect that is very inspiring
C) sometimes can have an inspiration effect
D) can have an inspirational effect, at times
E) can sometimes affect an inspiration

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Good teamwork on the sports field, or in an office, can sometimes have an inspiration effect.
1. Inspiration is a noun and inspirational is an adjective
2. Here we need inspiration as an adjective that can modify effect.

A) can sometimes have an inspiration effect//Wrong because of reason stated//
B) can sometimes have an effect that is very inspiring// wordy//
C) sometimes can have an inspiration effect// same as A//
D) can have an inspirational effect, at times// correct: Inspirational is acting as an adjective//
E) can sometimes affect an inspiration// Meaning changes//

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