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They fell down and hurt theirselves.
They fell down and hurt themselves.

The reflexive pronouns, third person, are himself and themselves, and not hisself and theirselves.

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The more people will agree with me.
Most people will agree with me

Use most (not the more) when you mean the majority of.

Use the more in sentences like: The more I complain, the more laugh. The more we write, the happier our tutor becomes.

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Being in a hurry, the door was left open.
Being in a hurry, he left the door open.

Take care to provide the logical subject relating to the participle phrase. In the sentence given, the logical subject to being in a hurry is he and not the door.

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Lessons begin at eight and a half.
Lessons begin at half past eight.

In telling time, say half past one, half past two, half past three, etc.

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I'd reached the school before the rain started.
I'd reached the school till the rain started.
Also possible:
I'd reached the school when the rain started.

Before or when introduces a clause of time, if the verb of the main clause denotes an action completed before that of the time clause

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