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# Though its a simple one, I initially got confused between

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Though its a simple one, I initially got confused between two options. Try this out. OA will be provided soon.

By appropriating bailout money for the
depressed housing industry, Congress is
opening the door to a flood of special relief
programs for other recession-affected
5. The author’s attitude toward
Congress’s action is probably
A. neutral
B. disapproving
C. confused
D. supportive
E. irate
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16 Feb 2008, 18:32
A. neutral [Hold it]
B. disapproving [nothing that mentions drawbacks – eliminate it]
C. confused [nothing that elicits it as confused – eliminate it]
D. supportive [Not at all]
E. irate [not irate as per given argument – eliminate it]

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17 Feb 2008, 01:16
B. disapproving

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flood of...

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17 Feb 2008, 01:27
A. is right... b'cause the cause and effect is obvious.. so, we have a neutral statement...

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17 Feb 2008, 14:48
Only A

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17 Feb 2008, 17:34
It should be 'B'.

Author's attitude is not NEUTRAL a he mentions- Congress is opening the door to a flood of special relief programs for other recession-affected businesses.

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17 Feb 2008, 20:51
U got it..OA is B... as word " flood of " gives a disapproving attitude of the author
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17 Feb 2008, 20:55
B it is. suggestive word is 'flood'
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26 Feb 2008, 06:16
Thank god i chose B. For me the catch word was flood. E is too extreme
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26 Feb 2008, 08:24
I chose B too and it was confirmed by the posts under the question.

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Re: CR   [#permalink] 26 Feb 2008, 08:24
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