- For Teachers
Please proof reading the following sentences. correct them if necessary.
1.I need some time alone to reflect on what has just happened.
2.he has a reason to hate her because she is responsible for him losing his job.
3.it was a difficult business getting everything ready in time.
4.when I was a child,my parents always told me that hard working is the only path to success.
5.people like this film because it is about their everyday life.
6.I forgive you this time,but please don't let it happen again.
7.I was filled with pride after I achieved treat success through hard work.
8.He greeted me in the street with a friendly wave of the hand.
1. 1.I need some time alone to reflect on [consider/think about?] what has just happened.
Can 'reflect on' be replaced with 'consider' or 'think about'?
2. He has a reason to hate her because she is responsible for him losing his job.
Can 'him' be omitted? (i.e. He has a reason to hate her because she is responsible for losing his job.)
3.It was a difficult business [situation?] getting everything ready in time.
Can 'business' be replaced with 'situation'?
8.He greeted me in [on?] the street with a friendly wave of the hand.
Can 'in' be replaced with on?
Thanks for your reply.