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    Two questions about this sentence?

    Hi,

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    Is this sentence right?

    The exports are becoming less price competitive.


    2.If the sentence is correct, which is better?

    The exports are becoming less price-competitive.

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    Re: Two questions about this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by Silverobama View Post
    Hi,

    1.
    Is this sentence right?

    The exports are becoming less price competitive.


    2.If the sentence is correct, which is better?

    The exports are becoming less price-competitive.
    Hi Silverobama,

    IMO both are correct. Personally, I would use 2. (hyphen). Another option is "The exports are becoming less competitive", if it is included in a context where "price" is mentioned before or understood.

    Greetings,

    Charliedeut

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    Re: Two questions about this sentence?

    Also, if you're talking in general, you could drop the article before exports.

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    Re: Two questions about this sentence?

    Thanks a lot, what does the sentence mean literally?

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