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  1. Junior Member
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    #1

    ''that comes to light"

    Is it ok to say ''that comes to light", meaning "becomes evident" or "reveals itself".
    Thank you !

  2. Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    #2

    Re: ''that comes to light"

    Yes- if things come to light, they become known, often when people didn't want or intend them to.

  3. Junior Member
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    #3

    Re: ''that comes to light"

    Ok,thanks very much.

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