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    Dear teacher.
    Please explain to me these two sentences. The second I don't understand. Please help me.
    "Malaysia is divided into two regions, known as West Malaysia and East Malaysia. They are separated by about 640 km of the sea and together comprise an area of 329,728 sq km."
    Thanks a lot.

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    Default Re: My problem:sentence.

    Although the are separated, the total area is 329,728 sq km.

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    Default Re: My problem:sentence.

    I only understand a little.

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    Default Re: My problem:sentence.

    Two regions, sea between them, but the total area is ...

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    Default Re: My problem:sentence.

    Thank you.
    I have already understood. Sea with the coastline of 640 km and the total area of 329,728sq km.
    Is it right?
    Thanks.

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