Mark the letter A, B, C, or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that is closest in meaning to each of the following questions.
All flights were delayed yesterday due to an accident on the runway.
A. The runaway delayed all flights yesterday because it caused an accident.
B. Although there was an accident on the runway yesterday, no flight was delayed.
C. All flights were delayed yesterday because they caused an accident to the runway.
D. But for an accident on the runway all flights wouldn’t have been delayed yesterday.
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Correct answer: D