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    dido4 is offline Member
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    Default Noun Clause

    I heard Emma is sick.

    1.Is this sentence right?

    2. If not, what is the better to express I knew the thing and Emma is sick now.

    THank you.

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    Default Re: Noun Clause

    It's fine- it means someone told you, but you haven't heard directly from Emma.

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