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    #1

    After that the promise...

    Please check.

    After that the promise about pay rise hadn't been kept, the staff struck. If the problem isn't solved on time, this reflects badly on the company reputation.

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    Re: After that the promise...

    I might be wrong but I think you posted another question a couple of days ago that started "After that the ..." followed by something which happened in the past. I think you are having a problem with this construction. If you start with "After" and follow it with something that happened in the past, then "that" is not appropriate.

    After the promise about the pay rise wasn't/hadn't been kept, the staff went on strike.

    Note that we don't use "struck" as the past tense of "strike" when it means "to stop working as a protest".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: After that the promise...

    Yes,you're right. I apologise!

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    Re: After that the promise...

    Is the second sentence correct?

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    Re: After that the promise...

    Quote Originally Posted by englishlearner77 View Post

    If the problem isn't solved in time, it will reflect badly on the company's reputation.
    Please note that you didn't need to make a new post (#4) when you could have used the Edit Post feature to add your question to post #3.

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