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    #1

    where is the mistake?

    She caught the bus immediately on its departure.

    where is the mistake, please?

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    #2

    Re: where is the mistake?

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    She caught the bus immediately on its departure.

    where is the mistake, please?
    Where do you think the mistake is located?

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    Re: where is the mistake?

    Quote Originally Posted by amigos4 View Post
    Where do you think the mistake is located?
    She caught the bus immediately on its departure.
    on can be before or during or while.

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    #4

    Re: where is the mistake?

    Only "before." The others don't work with "catching" the bus.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: where is the mistake?

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    Only "before." The others don't work with "catching" the bus.
    Thanks for your help. I appreciate all what you are doing.
    Last edited by nado92; 22-Mar-2010 at 22:20. Reason: a mistake

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    #6

    Re: where is the mistake?

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    Thanks for your help. I appreciate all what are you doing.
    Thanks, nado! We are happy to help those who try to help themselves!!!

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