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    Qurban Ali is offline Newbie
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    is it correct or wrong ? can we use it as?

    although he is cleaver but having black color

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    Re: is it correct or wrong ? can we use it as?

    You are using the wrong section of the forum. You should post these queries in the ESL forum section Ask a Teacher.

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    Re: is it correct or wrong ? can we use it as?

    I've moved it.

    Quarban Ali, please try to give your threads more helpful titles. "Clever but not having black color" would have been good for this.

    Your sentence is not correct. It needs to be:

    Although he is clever, he is black.

    Please note that most people would find this very offensive, as though you were saying that being black somehow counts as a negative quality.
    Last edited by 5jj; 03-May-2013 at 21:32.

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    Re: is it correct or wrong ? can we use it as?

    Or worse, that cleverness is not a trait one should expect to find in a black person.

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    Re: is it correct or wrong ? can we use it as?

    According to your member profile, your native language is English. Are you sure that is correct?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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