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The Fribourg Philharmonic orchestra has been an astounding symbol

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The Fribourg Philharmonic orchestra has been an astounding symbol of neo-classical music since 1876, and they are still in demand as a superlative group, participating in numerous concerts across Europe and USA.

A. they are still in demand as a superlative group
B. being still in demand as a superlative group
C. they are in demand as a superlative group
D. it is still in demand as a superlative group
E. it are still in demand as being a superlative group

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The Fribourg Philharmonic orchestra has been an astounding symbol of neo-classical music since 1876, and they are still in demand as a superlative group, participating in numerous concerts across Europe and USA.

A. they are still in demand as a superlative group
B. being still in demand as a superlative group
C. they are in demand as a superlative group
D. it is still in demand as a superlative group
E. it are still in demand as being a superlative group



Fribourg Philharmonic orchestra is singular . so A , C are gone

In E also , same S-V error
left with B and D. In B... usage of being is wrong.

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Orchestra - collective singular noun, therefore, 'it is'.
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