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Hi Amy, It's me again. (Bernard from the Philippines)

I know this sentence structure is wrong.

Go to school and you must bring your notebooks with you.

May I just a get a good explanation why?

Thank you for your prompt and intelligent responses.

Bernard

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Bernard, the sentence makes no sense to me whatsoever.

Go to school and you must bring your notebooks with you.

I honestly can't explain what is wrong with it.

Go to school - is one statement.

You must bring your notebooks with you - is a completely different sentence.

The 2 just don't belong together.

It's as if i were to say:

I'm hungry and the rabbit has long ears. (sorry couldn't think of another example)

Hope this helps.

Best,
Amy

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I can answer question about grammar, spelling, syntax, idioms, reading and/or writing that pertain to English as a Second Language. I am knowledgeable about both TOEFL and IELTS.

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I'm a certified ESL teacher with 12 years of experience teaching K-12 and adults.

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