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For the last five years the Dutch economy has grown faster than Britain, France, or Germany, with the unemployment rate having remained well below that of the other three countries.
Britain, France, or Germany, with the unemployment rate having remained
have those of Britain, France, or Germany, and the unemployment rate remaining
have Britain, France, and Germany, and the unemployment rate has remained
the economy of Britain, France, and Germany, with the unemployment rate that has remained
the economies of Britain, France, and Germany, and the unemployment rate has remained
Option E is the correct answer.
Concept tested: Comparison
A) Incorrect comparison; Dutch economy vs Britain.
B) Incorrect usage of the pronoun “those” – Doesn’t agree with antecedent “economy”
C) Incorrect comparison; Dutch economy vs. Some action of Britain.
D) We would prefer the word “economies” because there are three countries.
E) Correct Answer
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