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    #1

    "they were here"

    -Is your family here?
    -They were here yesterday, but now they're back to Quebec/they have gone back to Quebec.


    hi,
    please, is this dialogue good and natural English?
    thanks.


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    Re: "they were here"

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post


    -Is your family here?
    -They were here yesterday, but now they have gone back to Quebec.


    hi,
    please, is this dialogue good and natural English? Yes
    thanks.

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    Re: "they were here"

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    -Is your family here?
    -They were here yesterday, but now they're back to Quebec/they have gone back to Quebec.


    hi,
    please, is this dialogue good and natural English?
    thanks.
    They were here yesterday, but now they're back in Quebec/they have gone back to Quebec.

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