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    There is a curfew at my place so you can't come here.

    When we reached that place nobody was there it was all deserted. There was a curfew.

    There is a curfew at my place so you can't come here.

    There has been a curfew for few days.

    Please check my sentences.

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    Re: There is a curfew at my place so you can't come here.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    When we reached that place Banjo Town, nobody was there. (It was all completely deserted.) There was a curfew.
    You had another run-on at the beginning. It's a little tautologous to say nobody was there and that it was deserted. They mean the same thing.

    There is a curfew at my place so you can't come here.

    There has been a curfew for a few days. Yet another missing article, tufguy.

    Please check my sentences.
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    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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