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    grammar sentence

    Would you please help me with this sentence ?

    "So many years have passed since I last wrote you."

    is it correct ?


    thanks

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    Re: grammar sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruba Saeed View Post
    "So many years have passed, since I last wrote to you."
    I am not a teacher.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mmasny View Post
    I am not a teacher.
    I agree with the "to", but the comma is not really necessary.

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    Re: grammar sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I agree with the "to", but the comma is not really necessary.
    Isn't it? I based on this site: Purdue OWL
    Are they wrong or do I simply misinterpret something?

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    Re: grammar sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by mmasny View Post
    Isn't it? I based on this site: Purdue OWL
    Are they wrong or do I simply misinterpret something?
    In all those examples the clause following the comma can stand alone, "So many years have passed, since I last wrote to you" in this example it can't.

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