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    ministerial/ministers' salaries

    In a certain country, the political ministers are paid a lot. Because of public outcry, the government is going to review the salaries of the ministers.

    Which of the following sentences is 'more correct'?

    The government is reviewing the ministerial salaries.

    The government is reviewing the ministers' salaries.

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    Re: ministerial/ministers' salaries

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    In a certain country, the political ministers are paid a lot. Because of public outcry, the government is going to review the salaries of the ministers.

    Which of the following sentences is 'more correct'?

    The government is reviewing the ministerial salaries.

    The government is reviewing the ministers' salaries.

    Thanks.
    Not a Teacher

    few suggestions:

    The government is in the process of reviewing the ministerial salaries.

    The salaries of ministers is being reviewed by the government.

    The government to review ministers' salaries.

    Hope it helps.

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    Re: ministerial/ministers' salaries

    The government is reviewing (the) ministers' salaries.

    The government is reviewing the salaries of ministers.

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