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    As a teenager, Michael never tasted alcohol

    I am wondering if my sentences are grammatically correct.

    As a teenager, Michael never tasted alcohol, but when he landed a job at a construction company, he got into a habit of drinking with his colleagues. Before long, he turned into an alcoholic.

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    Re: As a teenager, Michael never tasted alcohol

    Quote Originally Posted by Bassim View Post
    I am wondering if my sentences are grammatically correct.

    As a teenager, Michael never tasted alcohol, but when he landed a job at a construction company, he got into the habit of drinking with his colleagues. Before long, he turned into an alcoholic.
    See above. I'd probably say "Before long, he was an alcoholic" at the end.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: As a teenager, Michael never tasted alcohol

    'Tasted' is okay, but I think something like 'touched' is probably a bit more natural.
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