Sentence Correction
Verbal Ability

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Q.

If the gardener would sow the seeds in the greenhouse rather than the garden, he might get a better display of flowers.

 A.

If the gardener would sow the seeds in the greenhouse rather than the garden

 B.

If the gardener sowed the seeds in the greenhouse rather than the garden

 C.

If the gardener would sow the seeds in the greenhouse rather than in the garden

 D.

If the gardener were to sow the seeds in the greenhouse rather than in the garden 

 E.

If the gardener would sow the seeds in the greenhouse instead of the garden

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Solution:
Option(D) is correct

The conditional clause (the "if" clause) does not require would. Also we should write "inthe garden" to be parallel to "in the greenhouse".


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