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    Which one is correct?

    Hi teachers,
    Which one is correct?
    a) What happened one day in1884 to the doctor?
    b) What happened to the doctor one day in 1884?

    Thanks in advance.


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    #2

    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by learning54 View Post
    Hi teachers,
    Which one is correct?
    a) What happened one day in1884 to the doctor?
    b) What happened to the doctor one day in 1884?

    Thanks in advance.

    B is much more natural. Please remember to make your thread titles more meaningful so we can distinguish between them. "What happened in 1884?" would have been good for this one.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    B is much more natural. Please remember to make your thread titles more meaningful so we can distinguish between them. "What happened in 1884?" would have been good for this one. I just didn't know what to write for this kind of questions. Though, I'll try to make them more meaningful.
    Hi,
    Thank you for your reply.

    L.
    Last edited by learning54; 08-Jul-2012 at 23:08.

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    B is much more natural. Please remember to make your thread titles more meaningful so we can distinguish between them. "What happened in 1884?" would have been good for this one.
    Would it be even more natural like this? If we don't mind the minuscule loss of information.

    What happened to the doctor in 1884?
    Please note that I'm not a teacher.

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by CarloSsS View Post
    Would it be even more natural like this? If we don't mind the minuscule loss of information.

    What happened to the doctor in 1884?
    I don't know about 'even more natural' but it is certainly appropriate and natural.

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