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    Is this good English

    I'd be grateful if you could tell if the following sentence sounds OK in English. I've translated it from my native language into Englsh:
    "Are you wondering/surprised it is these people you are in the same group with?"

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    Re: Is this good English

    I am wondering if these people and you are in the same group.

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    Re: Is this good English

    Quote Originally Posted by snade17 View Post
    I'd be grateful if you could tell if the following sentence sounds OK in English. I've translated it from my native language into Englsh:
    "Are you wondering/surprised it is these people you are in the same group with?"
    No, it's not clear what you want to say, did you want to say something like: "Are you surprised to be in the same group as these people?"

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    Re: Is this good English

    Yes, this is just what I meant. Thank you very much!

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