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    Default twenty one sentences with the word "report"

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me your opinion concerning the following sentences?

    1.We reported the information to the authorities. (to report = to relate)
    2.She reported to us that she had accomplished her mission. see above
    3.The correspondent reported on the situation at the front. (to report = to describe)
    4.The fire was reported to be burning out of control. see above
    5.The patrol reported the entire area clear. see above
    6.He was reported missing in action. see above
    7.They reported how the incident took place. see above
    8.To report to headquarters for duty. (to report = to present oneself)
    9.To report something to the police for violating an ordinance. (to report = to inform on)
    10.To report an bill out of committee. (to report out of = to return something for further action)
    11.She reports directly to the dean. (to report to = to answer to)
    12.Several people reported having seen the dtolen car. (to report = to make known)
    13.Somebody reported their leaving early. see above
    14.I wrote to you that should expect you to be present and report yourself.
    15.Report for duty in the morning.
    16.When you are through with this work, report yourself to the manager.
    17.He reports for the “Morning Star”.
    18.The report goes that a new rocket has been shot into space.
    19.These are idle reports.
    20.It was reported that a special committee would investigate the case.
    21.The plane was reported to be missing.

    Thank you for your efforts.

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    Exclamation Re: twenty one sentences with the word "report"

    1.We reported the information to the authorities. (to report = to relate)=To submit
    2.She reported to us that she had accomplished her mission. see above Gave information about her achievements.
    3.The correspondent reported on the situation at the front. (to report = to describe) OK
    4.The fire was reported to be burning out of control. see above/Some one made a statement about the incident but you don’t know if it is true or false
    5.The patrol reported the entire area clear. see above/ Declare for information of public
    6.He was reported missing in action. see above = He was not found at the place of event.
    7.They reported how the incident took place. see above/Describe vividly
    8.To report to headquarters for duty. (to report = to present oneself at a specified place)
    9.To report something to the police for violating an ordinance. (to report = to inform on)OK
    10.To report an bill out of committee. (to report out of = to return something for further action)OK
    11.She reports directly to the dean. (to report to = to answer to)a peron of authority who gives duty and checks her work
    12.Several people reported having seen the dtolen car. (to report = to make known/identified)
    13.Somebody reported their leaving early. see above/ inform the fact to some one
    14.I wrote to you that should expect you to be present and report yourself./ go in person
    15.Report for duty in the morning. Go to the place and say orally or in writing that you are present.
    16.When you are through with this work, report yourself to the manager. Meet for instruction/interaction
    17.He reports for the “Morning Star”. Gives/submits information about recent events/happenings to the News paper.
    18.The report goes that a new rocket has been shot into space. A written or spoken information about the event.
    19.These are idle reports. Written documents not used for along time
    20.It was reported that a special committee would investigate the case. Something made public.
    21.The plane was reported to be missing. Some statements made about the where abouts of the plane.

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