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Modern critics are amused by early scholars’ categorizing

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Modern critics are amused by early scholars’ categorizing Tacitus’s Germania as an ethnographic treatise.
(A) scholars’ categorizing Tacitus’s Germania as
(B) scholars’ categorizing Tacitus’s Germania as if
(C) scholars, categorizing of Tacitus’s Germania as
(D) scholars who categorize Tacitus’s Germania as
(E) scholars who categorize Tacitus’s Germania if
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D is best. 45 sec
A) scholar's [their] categorizing of Tacitus's. "of" would have been needed as idiom is "the categorizing(noun) of X"
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New post 10 Jul 2004, 23:47
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I go with A.

Modern critics are amused not by scholars, but by their categorization of
Tacitus’s Germania as an ethnographic treatise.

C,D,E seem to imply that Modern critics are amused by the scholars

Between A and B, the phrase "as if an" should be "as if it were" in B

Hence A
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I hope I am not too late for this topic.

(A) is it.

(C) (D) (E) Changes meaning.
(B) use of "if" is grmatically not correct.
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