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# Seeming to be one of the few corporations diversified enough to surviv

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Seeming to be one of the few corporations diversified enough to survive the recession, many shareholders ignored the drop in third-quarter profits and invested even more heavily in Emco.

(A) Seeming to be
(B) As if
(C) In that they seemed
(D) Although it seemed
(E) Because it seemed to be

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Seeming to be one of the few corporations diversified enough to survive the recession, many shareholders ignored the drop in third-quarter profits and invested even more heavily in Emco.

(A) Seeming to be -- misplaced modification
(B) As if --Misplaced modification; shareholders cannot be corporations
(C) In that they seemed --- the same problem as in A and B.
(D) Although it seemed --- "seemed" should be accompanied by an infinitive
(E) Because it seemed to be - correct choice.
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