grammar with THERE

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azkad

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Is this sentence, i.e. its structure to be more precise, correct in English:?::

There have recently been organized an event devoted to alcoholism.
There is appeared a problem you don't wish to hear.
 

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Hello again,
warm and friendly greeting from Tashkent, Uzbekistan :)

The more I click on this site, the more interested I become
I would once more like convey my ever deepest thanks to those who run this site, who help us as moderators, and who just assist us as friends.:up:

My question:
Is this sentence, i.e. its structure to be more precise, correct in English:?::

There have recently been organized an event devoted to alcoholism.
An event devoted to alcoholism has recently been organised.
There is appeared a problem you don't wish to hear.
It appears that there is a problem you don't wish to hear.

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Hello again,
warm and friendly greeting from Tashkent, Uzbekistan :)

The more I click on this site, the more interested I become
I would once more like convey my ever deepest thanks to those who run this site, who help us as moderators, and who just assist us as friends.:up:

My question:
Is this sentence, i.e. its structure to be more precise, correct in English:?::

There have recently been organized an event devoted to alcoholism.
There is appeared a problem you don't wish to hear.

And a warm and friendly response from Canada. :-D


There [have] has recently been organized an event devoted to alcoholism.

There [is] has appeared a problem you don't wish to hear.

hmmmmmmmmmm, ... , ..., thinking it over, I don't think that it's out of the question that,

"There is appeared ..." while, uncommon/flowery?/literary?/archaic?, it could, ... it just might be possible.
 
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