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# With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has

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With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has [#permalink]

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14 Aug 2009, 12:04
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With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has long been the ultimate goal of modern husbandry: achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be limited to manufactured goods.

(A) achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be
(B) achieving farm animals with a consistency of quality and production as were once thought of as
(C) achieving in farm animals a consistency of quality and production that was once thought to be
(D) achievement of farm animals whose consistency of quality and production are the same as what were once thought to he
(E) achievement of farm animals at a consistency of quality and production once thought of as

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Re: ETS Paper test#55 SC#14 [#permalink]

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14 Aug 2009, 13:12
Jivana wrote:
With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has long been the ultimate goal of modern husbandry: achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be limited to manufactured goods.

(A) achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be
(B) achieving farm animals with a consistency of quality and production as were once thought of as
(C) achieving in farm animals a consistency of quality and production that was once thought to be
(D) achievement of farm animals whose consistency of quality and production are the same as what were once thought to he
(E) achievement of farm animals at a consistency of quality and production once thought of as

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OA is C

Its C indeed!

B, D & E: 'Achieving farm animals' & 'Achievement of farm animals' are wrong usages.
A: Bad construction. Doesn't sound good at all.
C: Correct
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Re: ETS Paper test#55 SC#14 [#permalink]

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14 Aug 2009, 15:22
Jivana wrote:
With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has long been the ultimate goal of modern husbandry: achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be limited to manufactured goods.

(A) achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be
(B) achieving farm animals with a consistency of quality and production as were once thought of as
(C) achieving in farm animals a consistency of quality and production that was once thought to be
(D) achievement of farm animals whose consistency of quality and production are the same as what were once thought to he
(E) achievement of farm animals at a consistency of quality and production once thought of as

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OA is C

IMO D..

read ':' as namely ... so A, B and C are gone .. it is between D and E. ..

D sounds better.

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Re: ETS Paper test#55 SC#14 [#permalink]

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15 Oct 2009, 04:58
@ugimba i think its the ACHIEVEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY and not the ACHIEVEMENT OF FARM ANIMALS
correct me if i am wrong

please can anyone properly explain why C is correct

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Re: ETS Paper test#55 SC#14 [#permalink]

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15 Oct 2009, 07:38
A) achieving a consistency of quality and production in farm animals as once thought to be (awkward construction)
(B) achieving farm animals (the farm animals are not achieving) with a consistency of quality and production as were once thought of as
(C) achieving in farm animals a consistency of quality and production that was once thought to be - contains correct parallelism, comparison and verb tense
(D) achievement of farm animals (farm animals are not achieving) whose consistency of quality and production are the same as what were once thought to he
(E) achievement of farm animals (farm animals are not achieving) at a consistency of quality and production once thought of as

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Re: With cloning technology, scientists are approaching what has [#permalink]

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07 Feb 2017, 20:27
any new ideas why C is right? i choose E cuz i thought "that" in C can refer to production not the "consistency"
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