|#1||BEFORE:|| I send you a present.|
|AFTER: ||I am sending you a present.|
|#2||BEFORE:||I am very tired to study for my English exam.|
|AFTER: ||I am very tired of studying for my English exam.
|#3||BEFORE:||Here the weather is very warm, but in Alicante is warmer than here.
|AFTER: ||Here the weather is very warm, but in Alicante it is warmer.|
Here the weather is very warm, but it is warmer in Alicante.
Although the weather is very warm here, it is warmer in Alicante.
|#4||BEFORE:||My family is good.|
|AFTER: ||My family is well.|
|#5||BEFORE:||I stop to smoke.|
|AFTER: ||I stopped smoking.|
I have stopped smoking.
I have quit smoking
|#6||BEFORE:||My grandmother, since I returned to Spain, she is saying to me that I send a gift to you on behalf of my family.
|AFTER: ||Since I returned to Spain, my grandmother has told me that I should send a gift to you on behalf of my family.|
|#7||BEFORE:||I hope that this CD-Rom would be useful for you.|
|AFTER: ||I hope that this CD-Rom will be useful to you.|
|#8||BEFORE:||I think is a good school, because we're only six in class.|
|AFTER: ||I think that it is a good school because there are only six of us in the class.|
|#9||BEFORE:||When I arrive of Barcelona I received a post-card of Morgan.|
|AFTER: ||When I arrived in Barcelona, I received a postcard from Morgan.|
|#10||BEFORE:||I hope to know news from you soon.|
|AFTER: ||I hope to receive news from you soon|
I hope to have news of you soon.
|#11||BEFORE:||I strongly recommend you to choose "Typical" when
Microsoft Office asks about what do you want to install.|
|AFTER: ||I strongly recommend that you choose "Typical" when Microsoft Office asks what you want to install. |
I strongly recommend that you select "Typical" when Microsoft Office asks what you want to install.
|#12||BEFORE:||I think on you.
|AFTER: ||I think of you.
|#13||BEFORE:||She knows very well the business.|
|AFTER: ||She knows the business very well.
|#14||BEFORE:||She has the secretary title.|
|AFTER: ||She has the title of secretary.
|#15||BEFORE:||The subjects at school are very hard. |
|AFTER: ||The subjects at school are very difficult.|
|#16||BEFORE:||We desire you a Merry Christmas.|
|AFTER: ||We wish you a Merry Christmas.
|#17||BEFORE:||One day of November, I will go to Barcelona.|
|AFTER: ||One day in November, I will go to Barcelona.|
|#18||BEFORE:||I put curtains in my house and few furniture.|
|AFTER: ||I hung curtains in my house and added a few pieces of furniture.|
I have hung curtains in my house and added a few pieces of furniture.
|#19||BEFORE:||I wish see you early.|
|AFTER: ||I hope to see you soon.
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