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    jinkai Guest

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    Is there is difference between saying "this is a healthy work environment" and "this is a healthy working environment"

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    Quote Originally Posted by jinkai View Post
    Is there is difference between saying "this is a healthy work environment" and "this is a healthy working environment"
    Yes, work environment is wrong because work is a noun. You need an adjective like 'working' to complement the noun environment. So this is a healthy work environment is correct.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sarat_106 View Post
    Yes, work environment is wrong because work is a noun.
    I beg to differ (nominal adjectives).

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