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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.

Translation

Created for Albert.io. September 2014

Each time I was confronted with a (5) family issue, I strained to understand, and sometimes later looked up unfamiliar words in the dictionary to resolve whatever problem we had.

A

NO CHANGE

B

family issue, I had strained to understand, and sometimes later would have to look up unfamiliar words

C

family issue, I had to strain to understand, and sometimes later would be looking up unfamiliar words

D

family issue, I had strained to understand, and sometimes later had looked up unfamiliar words