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    Harry12345 is offline Member
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    Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    While volleyball is her main focus, she's also great at basketball.

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    Re: Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    You can change it to "although" and keep the same meaning.
    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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    Re: Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    Thank you!

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    Re: Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    You only need to leave a space after a comma, not before it.

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    Re: Hello,teachers,how to explain while in this sentence.?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    You only need to leave a space after a comma, not before it.
    The odd punctuation may be down to the writing systems as the exclamation mark is also strange in my browser.

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