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  1. mylevt's Avatar
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    #1

    started

    Hi,
    Please tell me which is correct?
    1. Fresh pasta started to be sold only in 1990s.
    2. Fresh pasta was started to be sold only in 1990s.
    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: started

    1. Fresh pasta started to be sold only in the 1990s. But it would be better like this, 'It was only in the 1990s that fresh pasta started to be sold.'
    I wouldn't like to say if that statement is true or not though.

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    Re: started

    Hi, Bhaisahad.
    Thank you for helping me.
    Please tell me if sentence (2) is completely wrong.
    Thanks.

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    Re: started

    Quote Originally Posted by mylevt View Post
    Hi, Bhaisahad.
    Thank you for helping me.
    Please tell me if sentence (2) is completely wrong.
    Thanks.
    Yes it is.

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