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    Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes gold from IMF at $6.7 billions and it also led the price of the metal surging ahead at all-time high.

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    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes gold from IMF at $6.7 billions and it also skyrocketted the price of the metal at all-time high.

    Kindly tell if both the sentences are correct.


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    Re: Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    Sorry.......neither is correct.

    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes gold from IMF at $6.7 billions and it also skyrocketted the price of the metal at all-time high.

    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes of gold from IMF at for $6.7 billions billion and it also , which skyrocketted the price of the metal at to an all-time high.

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    Re: Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Excalibur View Post
    Sorry.......neither is correct.

    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes gold from IMF at $6.7 billions and it also skyrocketted the price of the metal at all-time high.

    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes of gold from IMF at for $6.7 billions billion and it also , which skyrocketted the price of the metal at to an all-time high.

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    Thanks for your help this is the only way i will improve my writing skills


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    Re: Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    Happy to help...

    ...but watch your punctuation and capitalization:

    Thanks for your help this is the only way i will improve my writing skills

    Thanks for your help. This is the only way I will improve my writing skills.

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    Re: Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by Excalibur View Post
    Happy to help...

    ...but watch your punctuation and capitalization:

    Thanks for your help this is the only way i will improve my writing skills

    Thanks for your help. This is the only way I will improve my writing skills.
    Thanks again.

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    Re: Kindly tell are both these sentences correct?

    In the USA we would almost invariably put "the" before "IMF". Thus, it would be:
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    India stunned the world with the purchase of 200 tonnes of gold from the IMF for $6.7 billion, which skyrocketted the price of the metal to an all-time high.


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