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    in publishing or to publish

    Which one is better to say?
    Thanks a lot Dr for your effort in publishing the paper.Or
    Thanks a lot Dr for your effort to publish the paper.

    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: in publishing or to publish

    Quote Originally Posted by waleed123456 View Post
    Which one is better to say?
    Thanks a lot, Dr, for your effort in publishing the paper.Or
    Thanks a lot, Dr, for your effort to publish the paper.

    Thanks a lot.
    They are both possible. The first one suggests that the paper was published. The second one suggests that it wasn't published, in spite of the Dr's efforts.

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