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Widely regarded as the greatest American chess player in history

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Widely regarded as the greatest American chess player in history, Bobby Fischer’s prominence came as a child, winning the U.S. Open at the age of thirteen and becoming a grandmaster at age fifteen.

(A) Bobby Fischer’s prominence came as
(B) Bobby Fischer’s prominence came when he was
(C) it was Bobby Fischer coming to prominence as
(D) Bobby Fischer came to prominence as
(E) his prominence came to Bobby Fischer as

Originally posted by parijit on 23 Dec 2018, 01:35.
Last edited by Bunuel on 23 Dec 2018, 02:07, edited 1 time in total.
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parijit wrote:
Widely regarded as the greatest American chess player in history, Bobby Fischer’s prominence came as a child, winning the U.S. Open at the age of thirteen and becoming a grandmaster at age fifteen.

(A) Bobby Fischer’s prominence came as
(B) Bobby Fischer’s prominence came when he was
(C) it was Bobby Fischer coming to prominence as
(D) Bobby Fischer came to prominence as
(E) his prominence came to Bobby Fischer as



A very straight forward question..
What follows 'Widely regarded as the greatest American chess player in history, ' should be what it is trying to modify. So, it has to be the person, the chess player and not his prominence.
Only D fits in.
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