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  1. scott833
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    please tell me if the sentence is correct.

    He tried to understand how the criminals think so that he can play his role/character better in the movie.

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    Re: please tell me if the sentence is correct.

    Quote Originally Posted by scott833 View Post
    He tried to understand how the criminals think so that he can play his role/character better in the movie.
    1...If you are not referring to specific criminals, you should omit the first "the".
    2...I would rearrange the latter part of the sentence.

    He tried to understand how (the) criminals think so that he can play his role/character in the movie better.

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