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    #1

    surprise on

    The import surprise on the downside is very unusual.

    What is the meaning of "surprise on" in the above sentence?

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    Re: surprise on

    Thw whole sentence means nothing to me. Where did you find it?

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    Re: surprise on

    BBC News - China trade data raises fear of economic slowdown

    The sixth sentence from the top.

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Thw whole sentence means nothing to me. Where did you find it?

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    Re: surprise on

    The surprising drop in the amount of imported goods.

    Context, please, from the first, not after we beg for it.

    Thanks.
    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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