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Can you help me with these sentences.Review the following sentences. Some of them are correct, whereas others contain an error with a commonly confused word.

1.The diplomats are doing what they can to restore peace.

2.I should of written down where I last put them.

3.I don’t want to buy that. It’s to expensive.

4.An evening out can be a great way to clear one’s mind

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  1. I'll be glad to HELP you with these sentences.

    To start you off -- number 1 is correct.

    What errors, if any, do you see in the other three?

    I'll glad to check your answers.

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  2. 2. I should of written(wrote) down where I last put them.

    3.I don't(do not) want to buy that. It's to expensive

    number 4 is correct

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  3. 4.A evening out can be a great way to clear one's mind.

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  4. Sorry, but your 2, 3, and 4 are still incorrect.

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  5. 2. I (should’ve) written down where i last put them.

    3 is correct

    4. A evening out can be a great way to clear one's mind.

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  6. You're right about number 4.

    But you didn't find the errors in 2 and 3. Study these sites.

    http://www.englishgrammarsecrets.com/shouldhave/menu.php

    http://grammar.about.com/od/basicsentencegrammar/a/ppirregverbsSW.htm

    http://www.damienriley.com/commonly-misspelled-homophones/

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  7. 2. I should of written down where(were) I last put them.

    3.I don't want to(too) buy that. It's to expensive

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  8. You didn't correct the errors, but you created a new error in each sentence.

    You have the right idea in #3, but the wrong word.

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