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    Pick the grammatically correct one:-

    Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component of municipal trash, many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.

    (A) Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component of municipal trash, many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (B) Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component in municipal trash, many municipalities tried to recycle so that the cost of trash disposal is reduced.
    (C) Because paper of all kinds are the biggest single components in municipal trash, many municipalities have tried to recycle to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (D) All kinds of paper are the biggest single components of municipal trash, and so many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (E) All kinds of paper is the biggest single component of municipal trash, so many municipalities have tried to recycle so that the cost of trash disposal could be reduce

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    Re: sc

    Quote Originally Posted by hungrymind26 View Post
    Pick the grammatically correct one:-

    Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component of municipal trash, many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.

    (A) Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component of municipal trash, many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (B) Because paper of all kinds is the biggest single component in municipal trash, many municipalities tried to recycle so that the cost of trash disposal is reduced.
    (C) Because paper of all kinds are the biggest single components in municipal trash, many municipalities have tried to recycle to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (D) All kinds of paper are the biggest single components of municipal trash, and so many municipalities have tried recycling to reduce the cost of trash disposal.
    (E) All kinds of paper is the biggest single component of municipal trash, so many municipalities have tried to recycle so that the cost of trash disposal could be reduce
    (A) is correct.

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    Re: sc

    Welcome to the board, hungrymind, but please read the rules.

    This looks like your homework.

    We're not supposed to help you with that.

    Rover


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    Re: sc

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    (A) is correct.
    Sir,
    i am delighted to know your response , can you pl. justify it grammatically.

    My take is D.
    In A it reads as if municipality is going to be recycled
    I have a doubt with this :-
    All kinds of paper are
    Paper of all kinds is/are

    which one is correct?

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