Originally posted by studyusa
Let's explain Qs of the following:
8. The forerunner of modern computers called the ¡°analytical engine¡± ---- of a mathematical engineer named George Babbage.
(A) which was brainchild
(B) was brainchilded in
(D) was the brainchild
10. For the first time in 70 years, ---- aspirin¡¯s potential beyond reducing pain, fever and inflammation.
(A) researchers were beginning to understand
(B) researchers begin understanding
(C) researcher¡¯s understanding of
(D) researchers began their understanding
15. The incredible thing about telephones ---- across the continents, but that you can recognize the other person¡¯s voice.
(A) is not that people can instantly talk to each other
(B) is that people can talk instantly to each other
(C) is it provides instant talking to each other
(D) is it allows people to talk instantly
=====> A. Look at "but" here! It guides us to the answer that contains "not"
32. Today, of our
6 billion population
, nearly 1 billion adults cannot read -- and two-thirds
of they are
=====> D. But there seems to be a typo??????????
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