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    plz correct this sentence

    we had there to attend wedding and also to meet sams cousin. we will be there one weekend .


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    Re: help me to write beautifully

    We were there to attend the wedding and to meet Sam's cousin. I am sure we will be there one weekend.

    Out of context it's not easy to know if this is what you meant because the first sentence appears to be talking about a past event and the second about a future event.

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    Re: plz correct this sentence

    ***neither a teacher nor a native-speaker***
    We got there to attend the wedding and to meet Sam's cousin as well. We would be there for one weekend.

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    Re: plz correct this sentence

    Has this happened already? I'm not sure of the tenses.
    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: plz correct this sentence

    I have merged the two threads. Please post questions only once. Thank you.
    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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