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  1. Newbie
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    where's the mistake

    where's the mistake in this sentence

    he go back to his office and start working also.

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    Re: where's the mistake

    can i say

    omar told to ali the boss is late

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    #3

    Re: where's the mistake

    He goes back to his office and starts working again.

    Are you learning English somewhere?
    Dawood

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    Re: where's the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by dawoodusmani View Post
    He goes back to his office and starts working again.

    Are you learning English somewhere?
    Dawood
    very nice to replay me dawoodusmani. i am very weak in this luangage.

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    Smile Re: where's the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by sakr View Post
    can i say

    omar told to ali the boss is late
    Omar told Ali (that) the boss is late.

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    Re: where's the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by marciobarbalho View Post
    Omar told Ali (that) the boss is late.

    happy to read your correction marciobarbalho.

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    Re: where's the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by sakr View Post
    very nice to replay me dawoodusmani. i am very weak in this luangage.
    No worries dear. You will soon be very good at English. You are at the right place.
    Dawood

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    Re: where's the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by marciobarbalho View Post
    Omar told Ali (that) the boss is late.
    I think it should be " Omar told Ali (that) the boss was late." Because the act of getting late was done in the past. This is an indirect speech.
    Dawood

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