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The reason he's late is because his car broke down.

The reason he's late is that his car broke down.

 

He is different than the other boys.

He is different from the other boys.

 

Being as he was a little boy, he became restless during the long speech.

Being a little boy, he became restless during the long speech.

 

Maureen went swimming despite of her cold.

Maureen went swimming in spite of her cold.

Maureen went swimming despit her cold.

 

The nurse put the flowers near to the bed.

The nurse put the flowers near the bed.

The nurse put the flowers next to the bed.

 

The boy fell off of the roof.

The boy fell off  the roof.

 

He would/must/should of come if he had felt better.

He would/must/should come if he had felt better.

 

Those vegtables are equally as good as the vegtables in the other store.

The vegtables in the two stores are equally good.

Those vegtables are as good as the vegtables in the other tores.

 

I don't know what kind of a material it is.

I don't know what kind of material it is.

 

He arrived at about five o'clock.

He arrived about five o'clock.

 

Because he was out of town is why he was absent.

He was absent because he was out of town.

 

George won him in the chess game.

George beat him in the chess game.

George won the chess game.

 

He ate a half a grapefruit.

He ate a half grapefruit.

He ate half a grapefruit.

 

I like these kind of candy.

I like this kind of candy.

I like thses kinds of candies.

 

He read the article out loud this morning.

He read the article aloud this morning.

 

She prefer rice than potatoes.

She prefers rice to potatoes.

 

He seldom ever plays golf.

He seldom plays golf.

He hardly ever plays golf.

 

His paining skill is superior than the others.

His painting skill is superior to the others.

 

He told us to be sure and be there on time.

He told us to try and be there on time.

He told us to be sure to be there on time.

He told us to try to be there on time.

 

He sat in between the two girls.

He sat between the two girls.

 

The gymnasium is in back of the school.

The gymnasium is back of the school.

The gymnasium is behind the school.

 

They made the dog sleep outside of the house.

They made the dog sleep outside the house.

 

It's kind a cold today.

It's somewhat cold day.

 

She feels badly that she can't go to the dance.

She feels bad that she can't go to the dance.

 

Both Syd as well as Phil are intelligent.

Both Syd and Phil are intelligent.

 

He answered most all of the questins correctly.

He answered almost all of the questions correctly.

 

The boy sometimes leaves his dog sleep on his bed.

The boy sometimes lets his dog sleep on his bed.

 

Many of people shop here.

Many  of the people shop here.

Many people shop here.

Many of them shop here.





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