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# One of Ronald Reagan's first acts as president was to

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One of Ronald Reagan's first acts as president was to rescind president carter's directive that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States be prohibited from sale to other countries.
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b) that any chemical be prohibited from sale to other countries that was banned on medical grounds in the United States
c) prohibiting the sale to other countries of any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States
d) prohibiting that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States is sold to other countries
e) that any chemical banned in the U.S. on medical grounds is prohibited from being sold to other countries.
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03 Oct 2003, 10:21
C?
narrowed down to C&D ( those, employing participle ponstruction (legal connotation)). Eliminated D for being non idiomatic (prihibiting that any...)

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04 Oct 2003, 06:31
A is fine I would say. C isnt idiomatic and misplaces the use of sale.
let us kow the right answer.

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04 Oct 2003, 06:43
carclip wrote:
One of Ronald Reagan's first acts as president was to rescind president carter's directive that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States be prohibited from sale to other countries.
a)
b) that any chemical be prohibited from sale to other countries that was banned on medical grounds in the United States
c) prohibiting the sale to other countries of any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States
d) prohibiting that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States is sold to other countries
e) that any chemical banned in the U.S. on medical grounds is prohibited from being sold to other countries.

I also voted for A. ( by intuition)
But, I think this question is tough!

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04 Oct 2003, 06:50
well every question has some answer answer which separates it from the rest. thats the catch mate.
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20 Oct 2003, 15:41
carclip wrote:
One of Ronald Reagan's first acts as president was to rescind president carter's directive that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States be prohibited from sale to other countries.
a)
b) that any chemical be prohibited from sale to other countries that was banned on medical grounds in the United States
c) prohibiting the sale to other countries of any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States
d) prohibiting that any chemical banned on medical grounds in the United States is sold to other countries
e) that any chemical banned in the U.S. on medical grounds is prohibited from being sold to other countries.

The key is: prohibit SB from doing st and prohibit ST
You cannot prohibit medicine from being taken by patient SO A is wrong
It take me time to find out the logic.
Idea?
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21 Oct 2003, 06:59
i would go for C......
I really dont think Sale has been misplaced......

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