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    Default Would you mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?

    Iím thankful that you told me your similar experience about your school life before.

    Should i use present tense or past tense?
    Last edited by impover; 27-Sep-2012 at 14:29.

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    Default Re: would u mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?

    Quote Originally Posted by impover View Post
    I’m thankful that you told me your similar experience about your school life before.

    Should I use present tense or past tense?
    Your sentence doesn't make sense.

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    Default Re: would u mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?

    NOT A TEACHER

    Quote Originally Posted by impover View Post

    would u mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?
    Impover, note that "u" is not an accepted substitute for "you".
    Last edited by Chicken Sandwich; 27-Sep-2012 at 11:00.

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    Default Re: would u mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Your sentence doesn't make sense.
    How can I proof this mistake?
    I have heard about the experience of my friend. Then, i want to thank her.
    Thanks for your attention.

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    Default Re: would u mind telling me the sentence is correct or not?

    Quote Originally Posted by impover View Post
    How can I proof this mistake?
    I have heard about the experience of my friend. Then, I want to thank her.
    Thanks for your attention.
    "Thank you for telling me about your experiences at school."

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