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Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many

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Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.


A) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

B) Human beings are not well adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

C) Human beings are not well adapted for change,which creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

D) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that created many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

E) Human beings are not adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

Originally posted by Viserion99 on 19 Jul 2018, 05:49.
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New post 19 Jul 2018, 05:54
"adapted for change" is wrong --> eliminate B, C, and E
D has past tense -> created -> but this human tendency still causes trouble, so past tense changes the meaning. Eliminate D.

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Viserion99 wrote:
Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.


A) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

B) Human beings are not well adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

C) Human beings are not well adapted for change,which creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

D) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that created many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

E) Human beings are not adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.


Nothing wrong with the Original Sentence, errors in other options highlighted in red, further adapted to is correct idiomatic usage, hence Correct usage must be (A)
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New post 19 Jul 2018, 12:37
+1 for A.

A) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today. --> Correct, idiom usage "adapt to"
B) Human beings are not well adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.
C) Human beings are not well adapted for change,which creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.
D) Human beings are not well adapted to change and that created many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.
E) Human beings are not adapted for change and that creates many problems in the workplace because change has become the only real constant in companies today.

Hence, A.
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