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In the past, companies claimed that low-fat milk was healthier than

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In the past, companies claimed that low-fat milk was healthier than regular milk although this usually contains unhealthy chemicals

A. was healthier than regular milk although this usually contains unhealthy chemicals
B. was healthier than regular milk although it usually contains unhealthy chemicals
C. is healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains unhealthy chemicals
D. was healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains chemicals that are unhealthy
E. was healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains unhealthy chemicals


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Originally posted by @p00rv@ on 01 Oct 2016, 07:54.
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New post 01 Oct 2016, 08:20
it in option B is ambiguous. It may refer to either regular milk or low fat milk.

Option E clearly states low fat milk and clears the ambiguity.
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In the past, companies claimed that low-fat milk was healthier than regular milk although this usually contains unhealthy chemicals

A. was healthier than regular milk although this usually contains unhealthy chemicals
B. was healthier than regular milk although it usually contains unhealthy chemicals
C. is healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains unhealthy chemicals
D. was healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains chemicals that are unhealthy
E. was healthier than regular milk although low-fat milk usually contains unhealthy chemicals


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New post 08 Oct 2016, 03:17
imo E
In E this is replaced with low fat milk to avoid ambiguity.
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