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    Hide and seek

    "When we were children and played hide and seek, my friend used to hide in a way so that nobody could find him" or "would(used for past habbits) find him?"
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    Re: Hide and seek

    No punctuation? Would/could both work. I'd change hide in a way so that.

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    Re: Hide and seek

    Sorry, I didn't get you. could you please tell where is the punctuation error? Why would you change " in a way so that" and to what?

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    #4

    Re: Hide and seek

    You need at least one comma in your sentence. See if you can work out where.

    You also should have separated your two suggested versions by putting them in their own sets of quotation marks.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Hide and seek

    "When we were children and played hide and seek, my friend used to hide in a way that nobody could find him" or "would find him".
    Last edited by tufguy; 09-Mar-2016 at 14:07. Reason: Editing for punctuation error

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    Re: Hide and seek

    Either "would" or "could" would work. With "could", the phrase means that nobody was able to find him. With "would", it means that nobody was going to find him.
    I am not a teacher.

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