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The free time I had Enya had that time .
 

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It means that when the person was free they spent their time listening to Enya's music. ;-)
 

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tdol said:
It means that when the person was free they spent their time listening to Enya's music. ;-)
you told me the meaning of this sentence ,but what about the
grammer points ?
some people told me that , there should be an comma between HAD and ENYA , and that , the propositon "at" is omitted before that time , so the
object of the sentence is THE FREE TIME, and the adverbial part is (at) that time,"I had ,Enya had " serves as adjective part for the object .
What is your opinion ?

as this : The free time I had , Enya had , at that time .
 

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I'd just put a comma in the middle. You can add 'at, but it isn't necessary. If you do, then a second comma would make sense. ;-)
 
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AUTOMOON said:
tdol said:
It means that when the person was free they spent their time listening to Enya's music. ;-)
you told me the meaning of this sentence ,but what about the
grammer points ?
some people told me that , there should be an comma between HAD and ENYA , and that , the propositon "at" is omitted before that time , so the
object of the sentence is THE FREE TIME, and the adverbial part is (at) that time,"I had ,Enya had " serves as adjective part for the object .
What is your opinion ?

as this : The free time I had , Enya had , at that time .

1. Yes, you put a comma after the first "had" but not the second, and you don't add "at".
2. The sentence means "Enya had that time" and "that time" is "the free time I had".
3. Another way of saying it is: Enya had the free time that I had.
 

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Thank you all, I am all clear now.
I was just so surprised to get another explanation that long after. :p
 

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This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:
 
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Red5 said:
This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:

Good to come back too! Yes, had a look at your stats. Compared to say, Englishclub, your site offers really good features - ease of usage, interaction at much greater convenience, a more open forum compared to a one-to-one exchange. Am sure you will keep growing.

Will be away again, but will always be back again, and again. :wink:
 

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See you soon. ;-)
 

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jwschang said:
Red5 said:
This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:
Will be away again, but will always be back again, and again. :wink:

Your words. 8)
Hi, be back now.
 

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See you now. ;-)
 
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AUTOMOON said:
jwschang said:
Red5 said:
This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:
Will be away again, but will always be back again, and again. :wink:

Your words. 8)
Hi, be back now.

Have been off this site (and the Net all together) for quite some time. Will be off again until perhaps end December. Wishing you a merry Chritmas and a happy New Year. :wink:
 

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jwschang said:
Have been off this site (and the Net all together) for quite some time. Will be off again until perhaps end December. Wishing you a merry Chritmas and a happy New Year. :wink:

In that case, may I wish you compliments of the seaon. ;-)
 
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tdol said:
jwschang said:
Have been off this site (and the Net all together) for quite some time. Will be off again until perhaps end December. Wishing you a merry Chritmas and a happy New Year. :wink:

In that case, may I wish you compliments of the seaon. ;-)

A merry Christmas and happy New Year, peace and joy to you.
 

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jwschang said:
AUTOMOON said:
jwschang said:
Red5 said:
This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:
Will be away again, but will always be back again, and again. :wink:

Your words. 8)
Hi, be back now.

Have been off this site (and the Net all together) for quite some time. Will be off again until perhaps end December. Wishing you a merry Chritmas and a happy New Year. :wink:

Hey,this is amazing...
How did you know? You are a wizard.
Do give me reply,okay? :mad:
 
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AUTOMOON said:
jwschang said:
AUTOMOON said:
jwschang said:
Red5 said:
This place has grown a lot since you last were here. It's good to see you back. ;-)

:hi:
Will be away again, but will always be back again, and again. :wink:

Your words. 8)
Hi, be back now.

Have been off this site (and the Net all together) for quite some time. Will be off again until perhaps end December. Wishing you a merry Chritmas and a happy New Year. :wink:

Hey,this is amazing...
How did you know? You are a wizard.
Do give me reply,okay? :mad:

Uh, I must have missed something here. What did I know?
In the meantime, don't be mad. An early Happy New Year (Spring festival) to you. :wink:
 
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