Student or Learner
It was ---back home after the experiment.
A.not until midnight did he go ...
C.not until midnight that he went...
In the above sentence ,if we choose A. is it right?
I have met with the following one :It was not until after I came to this country did I realize that most Americans had to work hard to earn a living just like my people in myt own country.
Please give your comments on them.Thanks !
*PS Particularly, it seems to me , in Irish speakers (who formed a large proportion of my teachers and colleagues at school). Perhaps there's some interference from Gaelic syntax. Is that possible, bhaisahab?
Last edited by BobK; 10-May-2010 at 14:29. Reason: Added PS
In fact it translates readily, almost word for word, into Irish.
Thank the two eminent teachers for their reply!