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    Can you say: The engineer job does not leave much time for family life. ? Is 'engineer job' a proper expression?

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    Default Re: engineer

    Quote Originally Posted by Roadster View Post
    Can you say: The engineer job does not leave much time for family life. ? Is 'engineer job' a proper expression?
    Not really, no.

    An engineer's job does not..
    A job in engineering does not...
    Engineering does not...
    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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    Thank you!

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