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    Need help with a phrase

    Hi:

    I want to know if there is a better way to phrase the following sentence.

    o The syntax diagrams in this chapter come from the SQL Data Types and Literals manual.

    How can I replace "come from" with something better?


    Thanks,
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    Re: Need help with a phrase

    There is nothing wrong with come from.



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    Smile Re: Need help with a phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Hi:

    I want to know if there is a better way to phrase the following sentence.

    o The syntax diagrams in this chapter come from the SQL Data Types and Literals manual.

    How can I replace "come from" with something better?


    Thanks,
    Brian
    Hello, I am not a teacher,

    but why do you want to replace these two words by others. Maybe if you write the entire sentence, we can help you to rephrase it.

    Hope it's help you.

    See you soon.

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    Re: Need help with a phrase

    Thank you. I am going to leave it as is, unless I get some other suggesetions.

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    Re: Need help with a phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Thank you. I am going to leave it as is, unless I get some other suggesetions.
    Hi again,

    Perhaps you can rewrite your phrase like that: "The syntax diagrams is an extract from the SQL Data Types and Literals manual.

    Bye.

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    Re: Need help with a phrase

    The syntax diagrams in this chapter are cited/borrowed from the SQL Data Types and Literals manual.

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