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Battlefield

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Read the following passage, which contains some underlined or numbered words or phrases. Each of the answer choices contains alternatives for the underlines; choose the one that fits best grammatically or stylistically. If you think the original is the best answer, choose Choice ‘A’, or NO CHANGE.

Questions about specific parts of the passage or about the passage as a whole are identified by numbers only, not underlines. These will be associated with specific questions.

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Created for Albert.io. September 2014

(6) Every time I stepped up on a scale, I feel as if I am stepping onto a battlefield unarmed and defenseless, waiting for the numbers to jump out and attack.

A

NO CHANGE

B

Every time I step up on a scale, I feel as if I am stepping onto a battlefield

C

Every time I stepped up on a scale, I felt as if I am stepping onto a battlefield

D

Every time I have stepped up on a scale, I felt as if I am stepping onto a battlefield