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    'deviate'

    Is the following sentence correct:
    " The teacher deviated from the main objective of the lesson."

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    Re: 'deviate'

    Welcome to the forum, Maria.

    Yes, it is.

    Change the colon to a question mark, and don't leave a space after the opening quotation marks.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 28-Jan-2017 at 13:14. Reason: Fixed typo

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