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Question 29: Although the theoretical merits of the breakthrough were recognized immediately, its practical application came to fruition only decades later.
There are no errors in the given sentence.
The verb ‘were’ relates to ‘the theoretical merits’, which is plural.
The pronoun ‘its’ relates to the noun ‘the breakthrough’, which is singular.
The question is " Choose the grammatically correct option "
Choice D is the correct answer.
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