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    Exclamation sentence

    Hello there ,
    would anyone tell me the meaning of this sentence and if it is common or not?

    By a quirk of fate.

    thanks in advance

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    Re: sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by zoobinshid
    Hello there ,
    would anyone tell me the meaning of this sentence and if it is common or not?

    By a quirk of fate.

    thanks in advance
    it means unexpectedley. Yes, it's used quite frequently.

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    Re: sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Marylin
    it means unexpectedley. Yes, it's used quite frequently.
    Also, a strange turn of events.
    A little example:

    I hadn't seen my high school girlfriend for years but by a quirk of fate I found myself sitting next to her on the plane to L.A.

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