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Is the sentence fine? #211699
07/11/13 01:44 PM
07/11/13 01:44 PM
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Lionel Koh Offline OP
Lionel Koh  Offline OP
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As a result of heavy traffic, his flight had left by the time he got to airport.

Is the sentence fine?


Re: Is the sentence fine? [Re: Lionel Koh] #211708
07/12/13 12:22 AM
07/12/13 12:22 AM
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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."

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