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    Default Shortly after the studio was formed, the shop came about

    Dear all,

    I read this sentence written by native speaker

    Shortly after the studio was formed, the shop came about

    Is the choice of phrasal verb correct ?

    Many thanks

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    Default Re: Shortly after the studio was formed, the shop came about

    Quote Originally Posted by duiter View Post
    Dear all,

    I read this sentence written by native speaker

    Shortly after the studio was formed, the shop came about

    Is the choice of phrasal verb correct ?

    Many thanks
    It doesn't sound natural to me. Shops don't "come about". They open. They are founded. They are opened.

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