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    Part A
    which is correct?
    1. time goes by so slow
    2. time goes by so slowly
    3. time goes by slowly

    4. he walks so slow
    5. he walks so slowly

    6. he passed the examination
    7. he past the examination

    Part B
    I came across Bryan in Central Market just now. what a surprise!
    any suitable word to replace came across?

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    Default Re: slow

    Quote Originally Posted by brennan View Post
    Part A
    which is correct?
    1. time goes by so slow Incorrect (Adverb is needed for 'slow')
    2. time goes by so slowly Correct (Time goes by so slowly.)
    3. time goes by slowly Correct (Time goes by slowly.)

    4. he walks so slow Incorrect (Adverb is needed for 'slow')
    5. he walks so slowly Correct (He walks so slowly.)

    6. he passed the examination Correct (He passed the examination.)
    7. he past the examination Incorrect (He passed the examination.)
    Correct (He walked past the professor.)

    Part B
    I came across Bryan in Central Market just now. what a surprise!
    any suitable word to replace came across?
    I saw Bryan...I bumped into Bryan... I recognized Bryan...I spoke with Bryan...

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    Amigos4

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    thank you so much for the full explanation

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