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    peter123 is offline Senior Member
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    help

    Hi there,
    Could you proofread the following sentence?
    The language and mathematics abilities of students nowadays are worse than those of their counterparts a decades ago.

    Thanks
    pete

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    Buddhaheart is offline Member
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    Re: help

    Do you think you really need the definite article ‘The’ there? Why ‘decades’& not ‘decade’?

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