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    #1

    A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot of people got killed.

    A terrorist was involved in a bomb explosion in which a lot of people got killed (He did it alone he threw or planted a bomb in a crowded place).

    In terrorist camps people get training to explode bombs or work as human bombs.

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    Re: A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    First sentence. Say:

    A terrorist exploded a bomb which killed a lot of people.

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    Re: A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    Say:

    A terrorist was involved in a bomb explosion which killed a lot of people.

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    Re: A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    Say:

    He acted alone.

    Also:

    He threw a bomb into a crowd, or he planted a bomb in a crowded place

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    #5

    Re: A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    human bombs
    We tend to use the term suicide bombers here.

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    #6

    Re: A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot people get killed.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    A terrorist exploded a bomb in which a lot of people got killed.
    This one sounds like the terrorist stuffed the people who were killed into the bomb. This is somewhat unlikely.
    I am not a teacher.

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