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Question 28: The President has, in particular, taken umbrage with critics of the party who live of the party’s largess.
‘To take umbrage at’ something is to be offended or displeased by it. Note that the correct idiomatic expression uses ‘at’.
‘To live off’ an entity is to depend on it for survival. The preposition ‘of’ is incorrectly used in the given sentence.
The question is " Choose the grammatically correct option "
Choice D is the correct answer.
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