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    Correct to say the following?

    No sooner was the boy punished than he started crying.

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    Re: Correct to say the following?

    Yes, it is.
    But your question should have been "Is it correct to say..?"
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Correct to say the following?

    I think it is also correct to say 'No sooner had the boy been punished than...', but I am not a teacher.

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