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    Bassim is offline VIP Member
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    The chef was working tirelessly

    I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

    The chef was working tirelessly, enveloped in the steam and smoke rising from the pans and pots.
    Last edited by teechar; 12-Sep-2017 at 22:06. Reason: added a full stop

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    Re: The chef was working tirelessly

    For no particular reason, we always say "pots and pans".
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The chef was working tirelessly

    Any reason why smoke would be rising from a pot?

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    Re: The chef was working tirelessly

    It's unlikely from a pot but perfectly possible from a pan. Just ask my neighbours who set off the building's smoke alarm every time they fry something!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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