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    Are these sentences correct?

    Are these sentences correct?

    1- When/Upon growing old, one usually forgets that he was once a child.

    2- I'll never forget the days I spent in that place.


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    Re: Are these sentences correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by RoseSpring View Post
    Are these sentences correct?

    1- When/Upon growing old, one usually forgets that he was once a child.

    On growing old, one usually forgets that one was once a child.

    2- I'll never forget the days I spent in that place.

    If it literally was just a few days, then that's fine. If it's longer than that, then "I'll never forget the time I spent in that place (or there)".
    My comments are above.

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    Re: Are these sentences correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    My comments are above.
    "When" also works in #1.

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    Re: Are these sentences correct?

    Thanks indeed.

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