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# Trickled by fickle partners, Madame Cama was incarcerated

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20 Jun 2018, 11:03
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Trickled by fickle partners, Madame Cama was incarcerated for twelve years before there was exculpation and her absolution.

A. Trickled by fickle partners, Madame Cama was incarcerated for twelve years before there was exculpation and her absolution.

B. Fickled by her Tricky partners, Madame Cama had been in incarceration for twelve years before he was to be exculpated with absolution

C. Tricked by fickle partners, Madame Cama was incarcerated for twelve years before being exculpated and absolved

D. Fickled by her Trickled partners, Madame Cama was in incarceration for twelve years before exculpation and her absolution

E. Partnered by her tricked ficklers, Madame Cama went through incarceration for twelve years before being absolved , having been exculpated

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20 Jun 2018, 21:59
Burnel, is the answer to this B Bcz of had been vs was?

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12 Jul 2018, 06:48
Anshup wrote:
Burnel, is the answer to this B Bcz of had been vs was?

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Hello Anshup,
Please check the intended meaning of the sentence.
Option C is the correct answer.

Please revert if you are not getting it.
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20 Jul 2018, 08:20
I rejected C
Becuase of being
With being we need to have noun but absolved and exculpated are not nouns
Thats why i choose D

Can someone plz elaborate on this

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20 Jul 2018, 13:32
In option B: “Before He” but we are talking about madame cama, so it’s wrong.
Option D: parallel construction “ before exculpation and her absolution” so it’s worng

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29 Jul 2018, 04:56
Here no other sentence but "C" makes sense because of "Tricked by fickle partners" but can someone [lease explain when is the use of being accepted
Being is used for a temporary state, here how are absolution and exculpation are temporary?

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