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    piggy386 is offline Junior Member
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    Default Reversion + noun or verb???

    In spite of continuing national trends toward increased consumption of specialty foods, agronomists in the Midwest foresee a gradual reversion to the raising of agricultural staples: feed corn and hard red wheat.

    In spite of continuing national trends toward increased consumption of specialty foods, agronomists in the Midwest foresee a gradual reversion to raise agricultural staples: feed corn and hard red wheat.

    Hi All,

    Should "revervsion" be followed by a noun or a verb? or Is it illogical to use "raise" (change the order of the events) in the second sentence?


    Thanks.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Default Re: Reversion + noun or verb???

    The first works better for me.

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