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    'it found to be' phrase

    Could you explain me the phrase meaning and usage rules. One can find no articles , explaining that phrase.

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    Re: 'it found to be' phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by voipp View Post
    Could you explain me the phrase meaning and usage rules. One can find no articles , explaining that phrase.
    'it was found to be'

    'They were happy when it was found to be much better than expected.'

    Google the bold part to find other examples.

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    Re: 'it found to be' phrase

    Quote Originally Posted by canadian45 View Post
    'it was found to be'

    'They were happy when it was found to be much better than expected.'

    Google the bold part to find other examples.
    Could you please rewrite the sentence , using no phrase but synonym?

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    Re: 'it found to be' phrase

    They were happy when it turned out to be/they discovered that it was much better than expected.

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