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Phrase: described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing #1 (permalink) Mon Aug 27, 2007 16:49 pm   Phrase: described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing
 

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ESL/EFL Test #172 "Reflexive and intensive pronouns", question 6

Rachel Carson's first book, Under the Sea-Wind, described struggles sea creatures find ......... facing.

(a) ourselves
(b) yourselves
(c) themselves
(d) itself

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #172 "Reflexive and intensive pronouns", answer 6

Rachel Carson's first book, Under the Sea-Wind, described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing.

Correct answer: (c) themselves

Your answer was: incorrect
Rachel Carson's first book, Under the Sea-Wind, described struggles sea creatures find yourselves facing.
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The third part of the sentence is difficult for me to understand.Could you please explain it in other words.Thanks.

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Phrase: described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing #2 (permalink) Tue Aug 28, 2007 5:39 am   Phrase: described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing
 

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'described struggles sea creatures find themselves facing' = told about the difficulties that sea animals experience.
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