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    rephrasing pls help!!

    1.The police have issued a description of the man wanted in connection with the robbery. BEEN
    A description wanted in connection with last night's robbery.
    2.I can't work because Joey won't leave me alone! KEEPS
    Joey keeps me disturbing and I can't work!
    3."You really must stay and have dinner with us!" said Laura. STAYING
    Laura must be staying for dinner.
    4.Alan split up with Julie because he couldn't stand her constant nagging. WITH
    Alan split up with Julie because he couldn't keep up with her constant nagging.
    5.If you need me, call me any time,night or day. MATTER
    Call me if you need me, no matter what time it will be.
    6.I don;t want to be disturbed at all this morning! ACCOUNT
    On account I don;t want to be disturbed this morning!
    7.If Maurice hadn't told Beth about that letter, we wouldn;'t have argued. FOR
    Had for Maurice of telling Beth about that letter,we wouldn;t have argued.
    8.We're going to miss the start of the film if we don;t hurry. TIME
    Unless we hurry, the film will start in no time we get there.

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    Re: rephrasing pls help!!

    1.The police have issued a description of the man wanted in connection with the robbery. BEEN
    A description of the man wanted in connection with last night's robbery has been issued by the police.
    2.I can't work because Joey won't leave me alone! KEEPS
    I can't work because Joey keeps disturbing me!

    4.Alan split up with Julie because he couldn't stand her constant nagging. WITH
    Alan split up with Julie because he couldn't put up with her constant nagging.

    I have done a few of them, try again.

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