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    Bassim is offline VIP Member
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    If it had not been for his uncle

    I am wondering if my sentences are grammatically correct.

    If it had not been for his uncle who took him to a tennis court as a child, John would never have become a professional tennis player.

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    Re: If it had not been for his uncle

    I'd probably say "his uncle, who took him to play tennis as a child, ...".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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