Are the following sentences correct? Give a
if you think so, and a
if you don’t think so.An example has been done for you. Sentences
Example: He study Form 5.
Example: He studies Form 5.
i. According to Tung Chee Hwa, he said that $2 billion would be set aside for education reforms.ii. According to the doctor, Peter will recover completely.iii. According to Ann, John and Mary had a fight yesterday.iv. According to the Next magazine, it says that the singer has bought a big house.v. According to Mary, she thinks you should start planning for your holiday.2.Look at sentence (i) again. If the clause before the comma is A and the clause after thecomma is B,i.e.
According to Tung Chee Hwa, he said that $2 billion would be set aside for education reforms.
A Bcircle the Subject of B.3. What does the subject
refer to? ___________________________ 4. Compare the subject of B with the source of the information in A. Are they the same persons or different persons? ___________________ 5. Now rewrite sentence (i), replacing the pronoun
in B by
Tung Chee Hwa
.______________________________________________________________________ 6. What is the problem with the sentence? ________________________________________ 7. If P = Tung Chee Hwa (i.e. source of information),QQQ = $2 billion would be set aside for education reforms (i.e. information)
According to P, P said that QQQ .