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Dont understand this part,h ow come in they think ? Police are wary of false accusations(, so when a report does come in they think), ‘Oh, maybe the girl was just drunk?' - charity
Nov 18, 2016 3:39 PM
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Hi Hazem, to understand this sentence correctly, you need punctuation. If you add a comma after "in", it will be clearer and easier to understand: so for example: "when a report does come in, they think ‘Oh, maybe the girl was just drunk?' ' so "When a report does come in," means: when the police do receive a report about the girl's accusations, they think, "oh maybe the girl was just drunk". They have doubt about her accusations and they think that she was probably drunk.
November 18, 2016
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