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    My friend left language course half way through.

    "My friend was learning Spanish but he left it in the half way through or part way (I mean in the middle). He didn't complete the course. I was discusing this with him on Skype and one of my friends also joined us. We were having a discussion over this and he left the chat in the middle. He didn't want to discuss it."

    Please check.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    Once again, there is too much repetition. If he left the course in the middle, there is no need to add that he didn't complete it. If you were discussing it and a friend joined you, there is no need to say again that you were discussing it. Try again.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    "My friend was learning Spanish but he didn't complete the course. I was discusing this with him on Skype and one of my friends also joined us and he left the chat in the middle. He didn't want to discuss it."

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    Once again, there is too much repetition. If he left the course in the middle, there is no need to add that he didn't complete it. If you were discussing it and a friend joined you, there is no need to say again that you were discussing it. Try again.
    "He left it in the half way through or part way (I mean in the middle)." Actually I was seeking your views on this line. Is it fine to say "half way through" or "part way" or "in the middle"?

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    "Halfway through" and "in the middle" mean the same thing. "Part way through" simply means he started it but left before finishing it.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    "Halfway through" and "in the middle" mean the same thing. "Part way through" simply means he started it but left before finishing it.
    So, any of these can be used, did I get it right?

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    They're all grammatically correct but you can only use the one that's actually true. He can't have left exactly in the middle and​ just part way through.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    They're all grammatically correct but you can only use the one that's actually true. He can't have left exactly in the middle and​ just part way through.
    So, please tell me the correct way.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    I can't. I don't know when he left!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: My friend left language course half way through.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I can't. I don't know when he left!
    He joined in January and left in September and course was of one year.

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