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    #1

    I need help with these sentences.

    1) Is there a limit on the number of time you can take the test?
    2) Is there a specified time of which the test must be taken?
    3) The course was completely difference from what i thought.
    4) His ability to enjoy and his enthusiam for everything around him.


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    Re: I need help with these sentences.

    1) Is there a limit on the number of time you can take the test?
    Is there a limit on the number of times you can take the test?

    2) Is there a specified time of which the test must be taken?
    > time IN which
    > "specific" would be more common here; specified is more exact
    Is there a specified time in which the test must be taken?

    3) The course was completely difference from what i thought.
    > to be different, not "to be difference"
    > "different" is an adjective; "difference" is a noun
    > "I"is written with an upper case letter
    > "from what I had anticipated" would be better
    The course was completely different from what I thought.
    The course was completely different from what I had anticipated.


    4) His ability to enjoy and his enthusiam for everything around him.
    > this is not a sentence; it is a fragment
    > "to enjoy something"
    > "His enjoyment of" would be better
    > enthusiasm is spelled wrong
    His enjoyment of everything around him, and his enthusiasm for it all, _________ (was contagious / rapidly diminished / soon made him a real pest / stemmed from his optimistic nature / etc )

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