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  1. sheilashankar
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    Grammar Check

    Hi,

    I want to know why the second sentence is right and the first wrong(if it is)

    1st
    Thatís why, we insist on solving their problems as our very own.

    2nd
    Thatís why, we insist on solving their problems as if they are our very own.


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    Re: Grammar Check

    Quote Originally Posted by sheilashankar View Post
    Hi,

    I want to know why the second sentence is right and the first wrong(if it is)

    1st
    Thatís why, we insist on solving their problems as our very own.

    2nd
    Thatís why, we insist on solving their problems as if they are our very own.


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    They are both correct but without the comma.

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