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  1. Riley
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    Wink writing skill

    How can I rewrite this sentence:"By chance I was in town when the bomb went off." with "happened"

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    Re: writing skill

    ( not a teacher )
    "happen" here means to do or be sth by chance, so the rewrited sentence should be "It happened that I was in town when the bomb went off"

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