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Pompeii's Reburial

ACTEN-DLVEY1

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.

Pompeii

Created for Albert.io. September 2014

This architect, Domenico Fontana, reburied them, as (11) they were considered too vulgar to be able to be seen by his contemporaries.

A

NO CHANGE

B

they were considered to vulgar to be seen by his contemporaries

C

they were considered too vulgar by his contemporaries

D

they were considered too vulgar to see his contemporaries