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    #1

    Josh was fooled by his friend.

    Josh friend said he would like to give him a candy.
    His friend give him the candy but get back before Josh get the candy from him.

    Josh was trolled by his friend.
    Josh was trapped by his friend.
    Josh was fooled by his friend.

    Which is more colloquial?

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    Re: Josh was fooled by his friend.

    Quote Originally Posted by jasonree123456 View Post
    Josh's friend said he would like to give him a candy.
    Which is more colloquial?
    Josh was fooled by his friend.

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    #3

    Re: Josh was fooled by his friend.

    Quote Originally Posted by jasonree123456 View Post
    Josh friend said he would like to give him a candy.
    His friend give him the candy but get back before Josh get the candy from him.

    Josh was trolled by his friend.
    Josh was trapped by his friend.
    Josh was fooled by his friend.

    Which is more colloquial?
    I think your original was meant to read "His friend gave him the candy but he took it back before Josh could get the candy from him." However, that is illogical. If Josh's friend actually gave him the candy, then he couldn't do anything before Josh could get the candy from him. Josh already has the candy.

    "Josh's friend offered him a candy but then he pulled his hand away before Josh could take the candy."

    Josh's friend played a trick on him.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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