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    whl626 is offline Member
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    Default All mistakes are rightly corrected ?

    1. Economics, several courses of which I have taken thus far, prove to be difficult but useful for almost all students.
    prove => proves ?

    2. In a hour's time I had done the work to my satisfaction; I got my hat in the hall and slipped out unnoticed.
    a hour's time => an hour's time ?

    3. I just have the memory of my father to love now, but my faith in him has never been shaken.
    just have => have just ?

    4. Along the northern border of Italy is seen the Alps, mighty in their splendor.
    is seen => is


    5. While John was carrying the paint can from the garage to the house, some of it spilled on his pants.
    it => the paint ?

    6. Let's you and me bear in mind that there is no such thing as ghost.
    ghost => a ghost ?

    7. They questioned me unendingly about my trip to the Orient, where I had made some real valuable purchases.
    real => really ?

    8. Many years ago, it was believed that the earth was square and a person would fall off its edge.
    a person => people ?

    9. In New York they are considerably proud of their skyscrapers, the most breathtaking of which is the Empire State Building.
    In New York they => New Yorkers ?

    10. She used rather harsh words in denouncing him; but she must of had some very strong motive for doing so.
    must of => must have ?

    Thanks in advance :)

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    4- the Alps should be plural, strange as it may sound.

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    I agree that it sounds odd :)

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