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    Could you please help me with these sentence?
    1. When the goods arrive at the shop, they're inspected carefully.
    --> On.......
    2. Despite his brilliance, he never became famous.
    --> Brilliant......

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    Quote Originally Posted by hoang21anh View Post
    Could you please help me with these sentence?
    1. When the goods arrive at the shop, they're inspected carefully.
    --> On.......
    2. Despite his brilliance, he never became famous.
    --> Brilliant......
    On arrival at the shop, goods are inspected carefully.
    Brilliant though he was, he never became famous.


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    Default Re: Sentence transformation

    Oh, thanks a lot!
    But I want to know more about the structure of the 2nd sentence. Can anyone explain to me?

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    Quote Originally Posted by hoang21anh View Post
    But I want to know more about the structure of the 2nd sentence.
    What does "but" mean above? You asked for sentence transformation.

    Although he was brilliant --> preposing "brilliant" for it to get more stress, emphasis --> Brilliant though he was...

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