So there he stood, that learned professor of mine, lecturing about the ideas that(1 ) have engaged people’s minds for centuries. Then he’d interrupt himself to announce with smiling eyes, that the Sox had taken a two-to-nothing lead. Here was a man who’s(12) was disciplined inside his schoolbook (13) to contemplate the collected wisdom of the ages – and he was behaving like a boy with a contraband comic opened. On those warm October days, as the afternoon sun dances and plays (14) on the domes and spires of the university, the philosophers had to stand aside, for the professor’s imagination(15) had transported him to the Boston of his youth (16).
Choose the best alternative for the underlined part 13
- No Change
- (Place after ages)
- (Place after boy)
- (Place after opened and end sentence with a period)
The correct answer is “(Place after opened and end sentence with a period)”
Today’s winner is Daniel Delatte.