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The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, ended when the Board of Directors of the former company issued its poison pill.

A.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
B.The competing corporations Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, against Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
C.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, and Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
D.The competition between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
E.A manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, Stockton Motors, and the takeover battle with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,

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The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, ended when the Board of Directors of the former company issued its poison pill.

A.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
B.The competing corporations Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, against Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
C.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, and Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
D.The competition between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,
E.A manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, Stockton Motors, and the takeover battle with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts,


Between x and y : Correct Idiomatic usage

The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, and Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, ended when the Board of Directors of the former company issued its poison pill.

Thus, Answer must be (C)
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The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, ended when the Board of Directors of the former company issued its poison pill.

A.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, - battle between A with B- Incorrect

B.The competing corporations Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, against Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, - Doesn't make sense

C.The takeover battle between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, and Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, - battle between A and B - Correct

D.The competition between Stockton Motors, a manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, - competition between A with B - Incorrect

E.A manufacturer of high-end motorcycles, Stockton Motors, and the takeover battle with Florida Boats, a producer of luxury yachts, - Doesn't make sense
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