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The sentence currently under construction reads thus (in translation, obviously): “In addition to some people who are frequent visitors, there were many first-time guests at the XXX, some of whom were visiting for the first time.”
Yes. Well, I suppose first-time guests would be visiting for the first time… or am I missing something here? And who exactly were the first-time guests who were on a repeat visit, I wonder?
I do not mind spending my sunny Saturday afternoons translating screeds of verbiage… (no, no, really, I don’t mind at all…) but it would be nice if it at least said something half-way intelligible.