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    Default find the mistake

    Does the corn ripen in the sun?

    thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    Does the corn ripen in the sun?

    thanks in advance.
    Hi
    is this sentence right?
    or in will be into?

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    In is correct. Look at the article.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    In is correct. Look at the article.
    thanks
    Does corn ripen in sun?
    Do you mean that?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    That's how I'd write it.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    Does the corn ripen in sun

    in my opinion

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    Quote Originally Posted by waterluo View Post
    Does the corn ripen in sun

    in my opinion
    You need "in the sun."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    You need "in the sun."
    thanks
    What is the answer please,with or without the?

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    Default Re: find the mistake

    I would write it as "Does corn ripen in the sun" as you did a few posts above.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I would write it as "Does corn ripen in the sun" as you did a few posts above.
    ok.That means the sentence is fine.

    Thanks

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