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    Completion

    Hi guys,

    Please check.

    "Second claim got completed one month after the first one" or "Second claim got completed one month after completion of the first one"

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    #2

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    I prefer the first, but with an article "the" at the beginning.

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    #3

    Re: Completion

    I agree with Mike, but I'd prefer was to got.

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    #4

    Re: Completion

    Yes and yes. And you don't need to say "after the first one." You can say "after the first."

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    Re: Completion

    Your follow-up question was deleted, Tufguy, because you once again failed to use any capital letters, phrase your question correctly, and punctuate correctly.

    If you want us to spend our free time answering your questions, please put some time into ensuring your questions reflect the best level of English you are capable of.
    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: Completion

    Can second sentence be used as well?

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    #7

    Re: Completion

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Can the second sentence be used as well?
    Original: Second claim got completed one month after completion of the first one
    Revised: The second claim was completed one month after the completion of the first one.
    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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