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There were several stars seen in the sky.
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  • duran
  • Apr 24th 2011, 22:24
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  • Dejo
  • Jan 13th 2013, 09:36
Several stars could be seen in the sky.
  • Dejo
  • Jan 13th 2013, 09:46
There were several stars seen in the sky.
There were several stars to be seen in the sky.

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Sentence #18319

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There were several stars to be seen in the sky.

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CK
CK
Jan 13th 2013, 09:44
This should be reverted to the original, since it matched the Japanese that way.

There were several stars seen in the sky.

Perhaps "Several stars could be seen in the sky" can be added as an alternate translation for some other language.
CK
CK
Jan 13th 2013, 09:45
This one could match the Japanese, too.

Several stars were seen in the sky.
Dejo
Jan 13th 2013, 09:46
I changed it back, but it's an unusual construction, which is probably why it was orphaned.
Dejo
Jan 13th 2013, 09:47
Please adopt the sentence then.
sharptoothed
Jan 13th 2013, 21:45
2danepo
Unfortunately, Google is not good at translating from Japanese. I really don't know any robot that does it well.

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