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Dear Ted:

Is the following sentence correct?

Due to/Owing to his illness, Jerry Orbach limited the number of his scenes on/in Law & Order.

IN YOUR OWN WORDS, HOW WOULD YOU EXPRESS THIS CONCEPT?

Thank you,

Paolo

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Dear Paolo:

Is the following sentence correct?

Due to/Owing to his illness, Jerry Orbach limited the number of his scenes on/in Law & Order.

*** Bother of the options in your sentence are acceptable.

IN YOUR OWN WORDS, HOW WOULD YOU EXPRESS THIS CONCEPT?

*** Aware of the weakness caused by his illness, Jerry Orbach reduced the number of his scenes on "Law & Order."

Ted

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I am the bibliographic instruction and reference librarian at a public college. Some members of the English department recommend me to their students. I offer assistance in grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, and paragraph development. My master`s thesis concerns William Faulkner`s tragic novels. I formerly taught advanced placement English at two schools in the Philadelphia area.

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