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    #1

    among them are...?

    "Among them are renewable energies using sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat"

    The subject in this sentence is 'among them' and I wonder how a preposition(among) can be a subject.


    Please help.

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    #2

    Re: among them are...?

    What is the preceding sentence?

    We need to know what 'them' refers to.

    Rover

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    #3

    Re: among them are...?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    What is the preceding sentence?

    We need to know what 'them' refers to.

    Rover
    I agree, as a standalone sentence it doesn't make much sense.

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    #4

    Re: among them are...?

    I think it's inverted, and a bit awkward, but correct. All we have to do is invert it back:

    "Among them, X, Y, and Z are renewable energy sources using solar, wind, rain, tides and geothermal energy.

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