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# The labor agreement permits staff reductions through

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The labor agreement permits staff reductions
through attrition with increased pension benefits and
a special early-retirement program for speeding it up.

(A) attrition with increased pension benefits and
a special early-retirement program for
speeding it up.
(B) attrition and provides increased pension bene-
fits and a special early-retirement program to
speed the attrition process
(C) attrition, which will be speeded up by providing
increased pension benefits and a special early-
retirement program
(D) attrition, which, by their providing increased
pension benefits and a special early-retirement
program, will speed the process
(E) attrition, which provides increased pension
benefits and a special early-retirement
program for speeding the attrition process

Permits X to Y - is that an idiom?
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18 Oct 2007, 09:02
is it D ???

I had to look up the word "attrition" in order to understand the sentence. Option D sounds right to me among the others.

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18 Oct 2007, 09:13
OA is B.
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18 Oct 2007, 09:51
I think B is the best one.

there are my thoughts.
A, E, "for speeding" is not as good as "to speed"
D, "by their providing" not comfortable
C, "be speeded up" seems awkward with the first half of the sentence.
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