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Designation as a Sporting Event

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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

Part of the media interest and attraction of the sport is undoubtedly the slyly ironic, and humorous nature of the
(9) “sport.”

A

NO CHANGE

B

sport.

C

"sport!"

D

sport.