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    Bassim is offline VIP Member
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    A panic spread as the man started

    I am wondering if my sentences are grammatically correct. I am not sure if "it was shown that..." is the phrase I should use, but I couldn't remember any better phrase.

    A panic spread as the man started screaming and brandishing a machete in the supermarket. When he was tasered and arrested, it was shown that the machete was actually a cheap plastic replica.

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    Re: A panic spread as the man started

    I think it's fine.

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    Re: A panic spread as the man started

    It would be discovered, not shown.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: A panic spread as the man started

    I'd remove the indefinite article at the beginning and start with "Panic spread ...".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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