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    a strike

    "they are saying that tomorrow there will be a strike here"

    hi,
    is this sentence fine?
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    Re: a strike

    As a sentence it is grammatical.

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    Re: a strike

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    "they are saying that tomorrow there will be a strike here"

    hi,
    is this sentence fine?
    thanks
    It could do with a capital letter at the start and a period at the end.


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    Re: a strike

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    It could do with a capital letter at the start and a period at the end.
    If you can persuade him to do this, you're a MUCH better persuader than the rest of us!

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    Re: a strike

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    If you can persuade him to do this, you're a MUCH better persuader than the rest of us!
    Thanks a lot. I know teachers have a sincere interest in making us, students, write and speak correctly. I apologize for not having enough energy at the end of the day to use capital letters. The problem is that I work with computers all day long and, at night, I am a little bit exhausted of seeing a keyboard in front of me.
    Thanks again.


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    Re: a strike

    I have become used to your typing - even though it irritates constantly when we are trying to encourage new people to follow the rules. Don't take it too personally We are not getting at you!

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