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    #1

    The salesman explained to us about the new product.

    "The salesman explained to us about the new product."


    Is the sentence grammatical?

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    #2

    Re: The salesman explained to us about the new product.

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    "The salesman explained to us about the new product."


    Is the sentence grammatical?
    Yes.

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    #3

    Re: The salesman explained to us about the new product.

    Whilst I don't actually disagree with bhaisahab here, I generally find "to explain" in conjunction with "about" quite clunky.

    I would prefer "The salesman explained the product to us", "The salesman explained how the product works to us" or "The salesman explained to us how the product works".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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