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    Sentence correction

    Hi,

    Please correct:

    The students were happy when the Principal promised a holiday. Please explain the reason for the same.


    Thanks


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    Re: Sentence correction

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi,

    Please correct:

    The students were happy when the Principal promised a holiday. Please explain the reason for the same.


    Thanks
    Is this also in what you want checked?


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    Re: Sentence correction

    A native speaker would actually say:
    The students were happy when the Principal promised them a holiday.
    If there are any corrections, would you please explain the reason for the same.

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