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    find the mistake

    Although recently , he had a bicycle . now , he has a Mercedes.

    Thanks in advance

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    Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    Although recently , he had a bicycle . now , he has a Mercedes.

    Thanks in advance
    What do you think is wrong?

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    Re: find the mistake

    Maybe 'Although' should be 'however'.
    Because although is followed by a complete sentence.

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    Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    Maybe 'Although' should be 'however'.
    Because although is followed by a complete sentence.
    There is nothing wrong with "although". Do you not think there is something wrong with the punctuation?

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    Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    There is nothing wrong with "although". Do you not think there is something wrong with the punctuation?
    Although recently he had a bicycle . Now, he has a Mercedes.
    Do you mean it is a right sentence

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    Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    Although recently he had a bicycle . Now, he has a Mercedes.
    Do you mean it is a right sentence
    That is two sentences. Try: "Altough until recently he had a bicycle, he now has a Mercedes.

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