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    Student or Learner
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    Badly hurt, he canít go to school today.

    Badly hurt, he cant go to school today.

    I think
    badly hurt comes from because he was badly hurt not because he is badly hurt. What do you say?

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    Retired English Teacher
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    Re: Badly hurt, he canít go to school today.

    You could read it either way. With either meaning, it's a fairly formal sentence. Few of us would say or write it.

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