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    blizzy is offline Member
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    due to a dispute

    Both of my sentences should be correct. Do they both sound equally natural?

    a. He resigned in 1967 due to a dispute with his former boss.
    b. Due to a dispute with his former boss he resigned in 1967.

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    Re: Are both sentences natural?

    Quote Originally Posted by blizzy View Post
    Both of my sentences should be correct. Do they both sound equally natural?

    a. He resigned in 1967 due to a dispute with his former boss.
    b. Due to a dispute with his former boss, he resigned in 1967.
    They mean the same, but note the comma in #2.

    Just as a side exercise for you, do you know the possible interpretations of the sentence highlighted in blue?

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    Re: Are both sentences natural?

    Please note that I have changed your thread title.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'



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