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    vestcil is offline Junior Member
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    Default Turn out : definition and grammar

    We are turning out a lot of second-generation hotel owners," said Chekitan Dev

    In this context, they were talking about hotel business, and this sentence above talks about the change of generation.
    But is this correct gramatically? Isn't this like this form? "We are turning out to a lot of second-generation hotel owners"

    And the meaning is what? 'showing' 'becoming' or 'changing'?

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    Default Re: Turn out : definition and grammar

    I would read "turning out" to mean something like "producing." I would understand "2nd generation hotel owners" to mean people who own hotels whose parents also owned hotels.

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    Default Re: Turn out : definition and grammar

    I agree with Soothing Dave. And the "to" after turning out is definitely wrong.

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