Please note that these ESL Forums
are NOT part of MyEnglishClub
. To post at these ESL Forums
please register ↑ first.
Members help members on grammar, vocab, pronunciation...
There is a sentence in an article in Advanced Studio Classroom that I can't understand , will anyone be kind to help me?
Independent producers typically sell rights to their movies a foreign territory at a time.
Q: should we say Independent producers typically sell rights to their movies to a foreign territory at a time. There seems missing sth in the first sentence, am I right?
- New Member
- Posts: 1
- Joined: Thu Jun 07, 2012 3:57 am
- Status: English Learner
The basic structure is:
Producers sell things one country at a time.
So they don't sell worldwide to start with. They sell to one foreign territory, then to another, and then to another.
There is nothing missing but personally I feel the following would be more readily understood:
Independent producers typically sell rights to their movies one foreign territory at a time.
- Protector of the Boards
- Posts: 692
- Joined: Thu Dec 18, 2003 6:56 am
- Location: England
- Status: English Teacher
Return to Help Each Other with English
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 10 guests