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# In 1990, a charitable foundation presented the local branch

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In 1990, a charitable foundation presented the local branch of a national chain of grocery stores with a humanitarian award for <wheelchair access ramps that it had installed well before local law required. >

a. wheelchair access ramps that it had installed well before local law required

b. wheelchair access ramps that had been installed well before local law required it

c. the installation of wheelchair access ramps well before local law required

d. having installed wheelchair access ramps well before local law required them

e. having installed wheelchair access ramps well before local law required

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09 Jan 2004, 15:17
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in A, it is not clear what "it" refers to. Does it refer to "charitable foundation" or "local branch".
B "had been installed" uses improper tense
D "them" does not have a clear cut referrant
E sounds as if the "installation" process is still ongoing
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09 Jan 2004, 16:48
(D)?

"them" in (D) can refer only to "the wheel chair access ramps" since the award was presented to "a local branch" which is singular.

having installed wheelchair access ramps well before local law required them (to be installed)

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09 Jan 2004, 19:11

"them" clearly states what was not yet required by the law

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09 Jan 2004, 20:56
got D. I, really, have no words to write on this

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