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    #1

    skills required

    If you see any problems in the following sentence, can I have your comments?

    To create an accurate map, three skills are required: Good mathmatical skill, good cartographic skill, and good photographic skills( I mean we should be able to take a good picture of the area that you intend to create a map)

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    Re: skills required

    Quote Originally Posted by bosun View Post
    If you see any problems in the following sentence, can I have your comments?

    To create an accurate map, three skills are required: Good mathmatical skill, good cartographic skill, and good photographic skills( I mean we should be able to take a good picture of the area that you intend to create a map)
    How about this:

    To create an accurate map, skills in three areas are required: Good mathematical skills, good cartographic skills, and good photographic skills (I mean we should be able to take a good picture of the area that you intend to create a map of)

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    #3

    Re: skills required

    hello,
    is the comma preceding the last "and" mandatory?
    thanks.

  2. #4

    Re: skills required

    Good point, it ain't needed

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    #5

    Re: skills required

    Thanks. To make sure, are the rest of the sentences ok?

  3. #6

    Re: skills required

    Well, I'm assuming you're going to put a full stop somewhere in the final version....

    But yeah, minor possible variations in punctuation aside, it's looking good!

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