Common mistakes made by students
1. I was admitted to hospital before for this reason.
2. Because of this I was admitted to hospital before.
3. I was admitted to hospital before because of this reason.
Which sentence is wrong?
Answer: (Highlight the space between the arrows)
>>Answer is 3. The wrong example combines and confuses the two correct examples.
"Because of this reason" comes from the Cantonese expression 因為呢個原因.
There is no distinction between "because of" and "for" in Cantonese.<<