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    Hi there,
    Please proofread the following sentences

    1. Your teacher asked you to pair up with another classmate to give a speech in an assembly. The speech should include the mission of UNICEF and its work.

    2. What is the lifespan of a dog?

    Thanks
    pete

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Your teacher asked you to pair up with another classmate to give a speech in an assembly.
    You need to change that sentence.

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    Hi there,

    So how to change that?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Your teacher asked you to pair up with another classmate to give a speech in an assembly.
    Say:
    Your teacher asked you to pair up with another classmate to give a speech to....

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    HI there,

    Thanks
    But there is no change here.

    thanks
    pete

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    to
    speak to somebody

    speak to a group of people

    speak to an assembly

    speak to the people assembled there

    give a speech to the people

    give a speech to the people at assembly

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