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I'm trying to learn the words "turning point" I'm trying to learn the words "turning point" Can anyone one correct me or create new ideas for me? thank you!! 1. We can look back and find out the turning point in our relationship, and realize the problem we had. 2. I found the most turning point in my life is when I stopped my college.
Sep 8, 2018 4:16 PM
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Hi Karen, No.1 is good but for No.2 I have three changes to suggest. I would add the word "significant" or some similar word, and change "is" to "was" and also you don't need to say "my" college, only "college". "I found the most "significant" turning point in my life "was" when I stopped college." Hope this helps! Sinead
September 8, 2018
Karen, 你好. Your examples are good uses of “turning point,” but “is” should be “was” in the second example because you are talking about a turning point that happened in the past. Other examples: “The turning point in the football game occurred when the home team’s goalkeeper got injured. After that, the visiting team quickly scored three goals.” “The turning point in the war came when the invading army drove the government troops out of the capital city.”
September 8, 2018
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