1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data What is the solid that forms during the addition of phenyl magnesium bromide to methyl benzoate (step before triphenylmethanol)? 2. Relevant equations See below. 3. The attempt at a solution I know the structure of the product, but I don't know exactly how to name it. The product has a carbon bonded to three phenyls, and the fourth bond is to OMgBr.