Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    212
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Thanks, pls help to analysis the sentence

    The Kerala High Court has now found in favour of the two companies, ruling that only the central government has the power to ban food products.

    Hi, I can not well understand this sentence, could you help to analysis the sentence, especially the word "found in favour of", thanks
    Ian

  2. #2
    Mister Micawber's Avatar
    Mister Micawber is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • Japan
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    1,855
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Thanks, pls help to analysis the sentence

    .
    the court has now found in favour of the two companies = the court has now decided that the companies are right. The companies won the court case, and the court decided that only the central government can ban food products.
    .

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Posts
    212
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Thanks, pls help to analysis the sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Mister Micawber View Post
    .
    the court has now found in favour of the two companies = the court has now decided that the companies are right. The companies won the court case, and the court decided that only the central government can ban food products.
    .
    Hi, I still can not understand the usage of the high lighted word found here, could you pls explain it to me, thanks
    Ian

  4. #4
    Mister Micawber's Avatar
    Mister Micawber is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • Japan
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Posts
    1,855
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Thanks, pls help to analysis the sentence

    .
    decided
    .

Similar Threads

  1. sentence Analysis
    By callonghouse in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 14-Sep-2006, 14:14
  2. sentence analysis 8
    By hela in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-Oct-2005, 22:37
  3. sentence analysis of phrasal verbs
    By hela in forum English Phrasal Verbs
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 08-Oct-2005, 20:43
  4. sentence analysis
    By hela in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 14-Jan-2005, 13:46
  5. sentence analysis 3
    By hela in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 19-Oct-2004, 20:54

Posting Permissions

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