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Which sentence is normal?
A. People are running out through the now open door.
B. People are running out through the door, which is now open.
- bluebellbkkLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
They are both correct, but the first version would usually not be spoken; you would read it in a story. In real life we would say, "People are running out through the door, which is now open".
I assume that the fact the door is now open is a step in the narrative: presumably the author is drawing our attention to the fact that the door, which was closed before, is now open.
- Land-sharkLv 72 months ago
B, because it also suggests that the door has only just been opened to enable them to get out.
- David KLv 62 months ago
Both are poorly constructed. Make life simple. People are running out through the doorway. It is obviously open or they couldn't run there.
- Anonymous2 months ago
The second one, but the first one is not wrong, it just sounds a bit unnatural