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    paraphrase

    would you please tell me if there are any differences between the sentences below :
    1- He was seriously injured as a result of the assaults.
    2-He injured seriously as a result of the assaults .
    3- He sustained serious injuries as a result of the assaults.

    Thanks in advance.


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    Re: paraphrase

    Quote Originally Posted by majid72 View Post
    would you please tell me if there are any differences between the sentences below :
    1- He was seriously injured as a result of the assaults.
    2-He injured seriously as a result of the assaults .
    3- He sustained serious injuries as a result of the assaults.

    Thanks in advance.
    Sentences 1 & 3 are good and mean the same.

    2-He injured John seriously as a result of the assaults .


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    Re: paraphrase

    Quote Originally Posted by majid72 View Post
    would you please tell me if there are any differences between the sentences below :
    1- He was seriously injured as a result of the assaults.
    2-He was injured seriously as a result of the assaults .
    3- He sustained serious injuries as a result of the assaults.

    Thanks in advance.
    There is no difference in meaning.

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