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Water and resource management problems will be at the head of the legislature’s list of concerns for the coming session.

(A) Water and resource management problems
(B) Problems of managing water and resources
(C) Problems in the management of water and other resources
(D) Problems of water and other resource management
(E) Resource management problems, including water

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New post 31 Jan 2006, 03:37
I'm going with "C"

Nandan is on fire today! :-D

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OA is C

can someone explain the diff between B & C

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New post 01 Feb 2006, 19:45
shahnandan wrote:
OA is C

can someone explain the diff between B & C


(B) Problems of managing water and resources
>> "problems of managing water" sounds as if managing water itself is a problem, also sounds awkward.

(C) Problems in the management of water and other resources
>> This more clear, "problems that are faced in the management of the water". This is idiomatic as razlulz pointed out.

One more point: "other resources" actually makes it clear that "resources" are something other than water.
You can frame sentence (C) with & without "other" & read
loudly, check which one your ears like :-D

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New post 01 Feb 2006, 21:58
A is the trap, but be sure to note that water is not necessarily a problem in the way the sentence is written, therefore slighly changing the meaning.

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