Re: On account of
What is a "foreign teacher"? A teacher who teaches you a foreign language? A teacher who happens to be from a foreign country?
Originally Posted by ziawj2
"On account of the fact that" isn't wrong but it's a bit over the top. I wouldn't bother with that start at all:
My little dog was involved in an accident on our way home and I had to take him/her to the vets straight away or he might have been permanently disabled.
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