Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. Anonymous
    Guest
    #1

    phrases in a sentence

    Can I use

    Through out the passed period

  2. RonBee's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Feb 2003
    • Posts: 16,570
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: phrases in a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Anonymous
    Can I use

    Through out the passed period
    I assume that you mean "Can I use

    Through out the passed period in a sentence?"

    In short, no. I think you meant to say "throughout the past period", but that is at best vague. "Throughout the past year" would be a sensible thing to say.

    Regards,
    RonBee

    8)

Similar Threads

  1. Are the 5 basic sentence patterns sacred?
    By infinikyte in forum General Language Discussions
    Replies: 49
    Last Post: 28-Aug-2009, 21:52
  2. Dear MikeNewYork... sentence fragment
    By wendy in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 09-Mar-2009, 09:50
  3. grammar
    By jiang in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 17-Dec-2003, 19:02

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •