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Dangers of Volcano Surfing

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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

If one wishes to volcano surf, one must fly to Cerro Negro, Nicaragua, possess some surfing skills, risk breathing poisonous gasses, and (12) face disfigurement by getting gashed by volcanic ash or burned by flying blobs of molten lava.

A

NO CHANGE

B

faces disfigurement by getting gashed

C

faced disfigurement by getting gashed

D

face disfigurement. Gashed