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Ihaq 發問於 社會及文化語言 · 1 十年前

Why "based on" change to p.p.?

Based on the above personal information, I would sincerely hope that you could

schedule a time for an interview at your convenience.

Why "based on" change to p.p.? Thanks!

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  • Jc
    Lv 7
    1 十年前

    based on= in accordance with....根據, 基於

    based on , past participle used as adjective, can be placed after the noun it modifies. = which is based on

    e.g. The caste refers to a social system based on rigid distinction of birth, rank, wealth etc.

    after verb to be (is based on)

    The novel is based on historical facts.

    最後一種用法: absolute structure, 用作意思獨立的子句, placed at the beginning of a sentence, or after the main clause. It is used to give additional information.

    e.g Based on the information, I made up my mind.

    I applied for the post based on the company information.

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  • 匿名
    1 十年前



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  • Jenkin
    Lv 7
    1 十年前

    The sentences is not usual writing of a job application letter. I'm not sure about your question but to try to answer:

    It is based on the above personal information, I would ...

    "It is" may be omitted in practical or real-life english writing because it is not a complete sentence which is followed by the main clause.

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