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Koh Elaine
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 1:02:32 PM
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Another reason Pa wanted Oxley demolished was because Mama was a private person, she is willing to temporarily play the role of the prime minister’s wife but she does not want the public tramping through her family home. This is a minor reason as
far as nation building is concern.”

Should it be "concerned" instead?

Thanks.
BobShilling
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 3:06:35 PM
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Yes.

There are other mistakes.
Koh Elaine
Posted: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 8:21:43 PM
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Thanks, BobShilling.

Could you let me know what the other mistakes are?
Romany
Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 6:28:10 AM
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Rather a glaring error is: ..."Mama WAS a private person, she IS..."
FounDit
Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 11:35:29 AM

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Koh Elaine wrote:
Another reason Pa wanted Oxley demolished was because Mama is a private person. She is willing to temporarily play the role of the prime minister’s wife, but she does not want the public tramping through her family home. This is a minor reason as far as nation building is concerned.”

Should it be "concerned" instead?

Thanks.
Koh Elaine
Posted: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 3:35:28 PM
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Many thanks to all of you for your help.
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