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    Smile Do references include 2000 words?

    Hello~ Can you help me say this naturally please?

    Tutor : The essay should be 2000 plus minus 10% words.

    A: ⓐDo references include 2000 words?
    ⓑ?

    Tutor : No, words do not count references.

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    Re: Do references include 2000 words?

    Tutor: The essay should be 2000 words.
    Student: Are references counted?
    Tutor: No. They're not counted.

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    Re: Do references include 2000 words?

    Quote Originally Posted by flytothesky View Post
    A: ⓐDo references include 2000 words?
    You have it the wrong way round.
    Do the 2000 words include references? OR
    Are the references included in the 2000 words?

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