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    _The mountains resemble the anthills then.
    1/ Do this sentence is correct?
    2/If it's correct why they put the word "then" at the end?
    3/what does the word "then", which puts at the end, mean?
    4/How to use it?
    5/Could you explain the sentence in other word?
    +Please, give me the answers following the questions' order.
    Thank you very much!

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    Re: Then

    please help!

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    Re: Then

    Could anyone help me?

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    Smile Re: Then

    Quote Originally Posted by hitinvo View Post
    _The mountains resemble the anthills then.
    1/ Do this sentence is correct?
    2/If it's correct why they put the word "then" at the end?
    3/what does the word "then", which puts at the end, mean?
    4/How to use it?
    5/Could you explain the sentence in other word?
    +Please, give me the answers following the questions' order.
    Thank you very much!
    i think it means at that time here in final position
    if there says sth. else please write it so to be more clear

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    Re: Then

    No. If it were an adverb of time, the verb of the sentence would be resembled.


    I suppose it's an adverb and means therefore. So the sentence should mean:

    - So, the mountains look like the anthills.
    - Therefore, the mountains look like the anthills.

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