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  1. Roberta7
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    Question Make clothes

    Hi,

    'Not many people go to tailors because most people don't make clothes these days, they buy ready clothes'

    Is this sentence correct and how can I correct it?


    Thanks a lot

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    Re: Make clothes

    Quote Originally Posted by Roberta7 View Post
    Hi,

    'Not many people go to tailors because most people don't make clothes these days, they buy ready clothes'

    Is this sentence correct and how can I correct it?


    Thanks a lot
    People who made clothes didn't go to tailors either.

    Try this:

    Not many people go to tailors these days. They don't have their clothes made; they buy ready-made clothes in shops.
    Last edited by Tdol; 13-Dec-2006 at 02:13. Reason: Typo corrected (may->many)

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