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    Question drop his head

    Horrified, I realized he was snoring loudly with his head dropped over the steering wheel.

    For the underlined part, is it also right to say "...for/when his head dropped over the steering wheel"?
    Thanks for help!

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    Re: drop his head

    That seems like a most unlikely situation to me, with or without your changes. Where did you find the original?

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    Re: drop his head

    For doesn't work for me and when changes the meaning- with means that his head was already slumped when you noticed. I'd use slumped instead of dropped.

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    Re: drop his head

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    That seems like a most unlikely situation to me, with or without your changes. Where did you find the original?
    An English exercise for grammar. Why does it seem an unlikely situation?

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    Re: drop his head

    '... his head dropped over the steering wheel' is not very natural.

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