It is currently 19 Oct 2017, 15:33

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Close

Request Expert Reply

Confirm Cancel

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

With just several quick strokes of the pen, the monkeys were

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 09 Jun 2005
Posts: 134

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

With just several quick strokes of the pen, the monkeys were [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Jul 2005, 02:04
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions

HideShow timer Statistics

With just several quick strokes of the pen, the monkeys were drawn by the artist, capturing their antics.

(A) the monkeys were drawn by the artist, capturing their antics
(B) the artist sketched the monkeys, capturing their antics
(C) the artist captured the antics of the monkeys, sketching them
(D) the artist sketched the monkeys and also capturing their antics
(E) the monkeys and heir antics were sketched by the artist

Kudos [?]: 7 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 22 Jun 2005
Posts: 361

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Location: London
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Jul 2005, 04:06
I would say B

The noun artist should be as close as possible to its modifying phrase, so it's B,C or D.

C sounds a bit off, the artsit captured the monkeys while sketching them.

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 0

Director
Director
avatar
Joined: 11 Mar 2005
Posts: 717

Kudos [?]: 77 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Jul 2005, 10:02
Agree with all. B it is

A and E are out because of misplaced modifier.
C is so many problems to list, misplaced modifier, monkeys sketching artist and so forth
D sketch, capturing and moreover seems to indicate that the artist captured their antics

Kudos [?]: 77 [0], given: 0

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 06 Apr 2005
Posts: 349

Kudos [?]: 147 [0], given: 1

Location: USA
 [#permalink]

Show Tags

New post 05 Jul 2005, 15:37
One more vote for B. "The artist" should appear after the modifier. C also maintains the tense.

Kudos [?]: 147 [0], given: 1

  [#permalink] 05 Jul 2005, 15:37
Display posts from previous: Sort by

With just several quick strokes of the pen, the monkeys were

  new topic post reply Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group | Emoji artwork provided by EmojiOne

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.