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Are the following sentences correct

1.There is little hope of the test happening today.

2.Give them some more money.

asked Jul 24 '13 at 13:14 rashid New member

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Grammar is fine.  I would just change the verb in the first sentence to "taking place".  A test doesn't "happen".

link comment answered Jul 24 '13 at 14:37 Caroline Wiggins New member

I agree that the grammar is fine, but don't find anything wrong with the use of "happen" here. To happen means to take place. If a test will be taking place, it will be happening.

link comment answered Jul 24 '13 at 19:49 Patty T Grammarly Fellow

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