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    Quote Originally Posted by crazYgeeK View Post
    I don't think there aren't equivalent definitions of 'phrase' and 'sentence' in your native language. (I'm sure these terms do exist in all languages and they are all understood in the same way.). Therefore I don't think you couldn't differentiate them even in your language.
    This helps open my mind. Thanks!
    Phrase in French is sentence in English, and as far as I know it also means phrase. I will try to ask to a French teacher. Sentence in French means condamnation. The difference however exists in Portuguese: Sentenša & Frase, like in English.

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    Re: by or through?

    Quote Originally Posted by bieasy View Post
    . I will try to ask to a French teacher. Sentence in French means 'condamnatio',.
    Only in a very different context.

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    Only in a very different context.
    Thank you for correcting me.

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