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Quasars are so distant that their light has taken billions

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Quasars are so distant that their light has taken billions of years to reach the Earth; consequently, we see them as they were during the formation of the universe.

A we see them as they were during
B we see them as they had been during
C we see them as if during
D they appear to us as they did in
E they appear to us as though in

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21 Dec 2009, 06:13
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it should not be 'in the formn ' but 'during the formn'
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21 Dec 2009, 06:24
chetan2u wrote:
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it should not be 'in the formn ' but 'during the formn'

thanks chetan2u for pointing that out. yes it makes sense now.

+1 for ya.
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21 Dec 2009, 22:30
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btw of CR in here
Consequently and see sound conclusively correct
where as consequently and appear sounds implication
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21 Dec 2009, 23:49
IMO A - during is needed

A we see them as they were during - CORRECT
B we see them as they had been during - still there
C we see them as if during
D they appear to us as they did in
E they appear to us as though in
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22 Dec 2009, 11:41
A for me.

simply because the quasars do not appear to us but rather WE see them
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