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Atatürk
Posted: Saturday, May 18, 2019 6:16:26 AM

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How would you interpret the following two?

Overall, the numbers have not changed much: there can be seen a fall, followed by a rise, in both groups.
Overall, the numbers have not changed much: there can be seen a fall followed by a rise in both groups.


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FounDit
Posted: Saturday, May 18, 2019 1:56:39 PM

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Atatürk wrote:
How would you interpret the following two?

Overall, the numbers have not changed much: there can be seen a fall, followed by a rise, in both groups.
Overall, the numbers have not changed much: there can be seen a fall followed by a rise in both groups.

I interpret both of them as saying the same thing. The only thing I find different in them is the emphasis placed on certain words as they are spoken, which the punctuation indicates.



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Atatürk
Posted: Saturday, May 18, 2019 5:10:57 PM

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Thank you.

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