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    Would you check my sentences?

    1. What I heard gives the lie to the fact that the band is splittig up..

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    a. His recent good form gives the lie to reports on his incompetence
    b. His recent good form gives the lie to reports that he won't make the team.

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    They seem fine.

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    Thank you

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