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    After ten years of working as a prison officer

    I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

    After ten years of working as a prison officer, David had to quit his job because the amount of abuse he received and stress got the better of him.

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    Re: After ten years of working as a prison officer

    I'd remove "of" after "years". I'd probably remove "had to". He didn't really have to - he chose to. I'd add "the" before "stress".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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