|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » General Topics » Q&A about words » Is the sentence fine? Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#211699 - 07/11/13 09:44 AM Is the sentence fine?
As a result of heavy traffic, his flight had left by the time he got to airport.
Is the sentence fine?
#211708 - 07/11/13 08:22 PM Re: Is the sentence fine? [Re: Lionel Koh]
It makes it sound like his flight leaving on time was a result of the heavy traffic. Better you should say something like "As a result of heavy traffic he missed his flight, which left on schedule."
Forum Stats 8862 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members uvulacig, wordola, ATurner, Gayu17, fastnana
8862 Registered Users
Who's Online 0 registered (), 25 Guests and 4 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
endymion6 83 LukeJavan8 75 wofahulicodoc 70 A C Bowden 52 May 26 Tromboniator 7 BranShea 3
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11613 tsuwm 10532 LukeJavan8 7585 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 wofahulicodoc 5932 of troy 5400
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith