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    Is this grammatically correct?

    He, along with his companions, was on the throes of death.


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    Re: Is this grammatically correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    He, along with his companions, was on the throes of death.

    in the throes of ... besides, I would not stake my life that 'in the throes' of is the mot juste here.


    I would say 'was on the verge of'

    the singular 'was' is okay

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