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    Inversion sentence "Very little was said~"

    Is it okay and grammatical to change or understand sentence 1 into or as sentence 2 and 3?

    1.Very little was said as we awaited the arrival of the chairman.(original sentence)
    2.While we awaited the arrival of the chairman, it was said very little.
    3.As we awaited the arrival of the chairman, we said very little.


    Last edited by eggcracker; 07-Jun-2012 at 19:18. Reason: sorry I checked there's no "it" in the sentence 1

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    Re: Inversion sentence "Very little was said~"

    2 is ungrammatical.

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