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San
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San asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 2 months ago

Which sentence is correct?

A. There was a gunshot from upstairs.

B. There was a gunshot from the upstairs.

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  • 2 months ago
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    Either is fine, the first adds a bit more immediacy to the story. The latter good for an explanation later

    • San
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      2 months agoReport

      Thanks!

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  • 2 months ago

    A is better, even though B is technically more correct.  But, sometimes English works better when the rules are broken!

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  • Rick B
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    A is much more natural

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