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    comes into existence

    When the articles of incoporation are approved, a corporation comes into existence.
    Does "comes into existence" mean "is founded?"
    Can I say "Jame's promise of being a student student came into existence yesterday?"

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    Re: comes into existence

    Quote Originally Posted by bread
    When the articles of incoporation are approved, a corporation comes into existence.
    Does "comes into existence" mean "is founded?"
    In that context, yes.


    Quote Originally Posted by bread
    Can I say "Jame's promise of being a student student came into existence yesterday?"
    Yes, but it would be better to say, "Jame's promise of becoming a student student became a reality yesterday."

    :)

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    Re: comes into existence

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    Quote Originally Posted by bread
    When the articles of incoporation are approved, a corporation comes into existence.
    Does "comes into existence" mean "is founded?"
    In that context, yes.


    Quote Originally Posted by bread
    Can I say "Jame's promise of being a student student came into existence yesterday?"
    Yes, but it would be better to say, "Jame's promise of becoming a student student became a reality yesterday."

    :)
    Good! I agree! :wink:

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    I just noticed that we have been stuttering. ("student student")

    :wink:

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    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee
    I just noticed that we have been stuttering. ("student student")

    :wink:

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