1. Time yourself 2. The correct and the fastest wins 3. Write your solution, your method and time taken , please Answers in 24 hrs or after atleast 10 responses…whichever is earlier. According to some analysts, whatever *its me…
1. Time yourself
2. The correct and the fastest wins
3. Write your solution, your method and time taken , please
Answers in 24 hrs or after atleast 10 responses..whichever is earlier.
According to some analysts, whatever its merits, the proposal to tax away all capital gains on short-term investments would, if enacted, have a disastrous effect on Wall Street trading and employment.
(A) its merits, the proposal to tax
(B) its merits may be, the proposal of taxing
(C) its merits as a proposal, taxing
(D) the proposal's merits, to tax
(E) the proposal's merits are, taxing
Answer is D
Time 20 seconds
---- E ----
Time: 40 seconds
Reason: Sounded like the correct usage when spoken.
Answer is B
the sentence becomes quite coherent by using that phrase..
Time taken :20 sec
E- 25 secs type
A is the correct answer.
look at the latter half of the sentence. it includes "if enacted"..that suggests that we should have "proposal" in that very clause. Only A and B meet that requirement
Now we come to usage issues. Since the action is yet to be implemented, use of an "-ing" form is incorrect. An infinitive is more appropriate. Also, "may be" in B is redundant and is not required for the meaning to be clear.
Thus, A is best.
don't u think A) is grammitically wrong ??
"the proposal to tax away ...... have a"
isn't this wrong?
nope, its not
the proposal to tax away....would, if enacted, have...
The SC challenge questions were really good.
I request you to kindly keep posting these type of Q's to PG.It will be really helpfull for beginners like me.