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    NewHopeR is offline Senior Member
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    Default Is the usage of "combine" correct here?

    The drugs for the therapy were drug A combined with drug B or drug C alone.

    The sentence above refers to "The drugs for the therapy were (drug A + drug B) or drug C alone.

    If the usage is incorrect, how to edit it?

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    Default Re: Is the usage of "combine" correct here?

    'The medication for the therapy was drug C or a combination of drug A and drug B.'

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    Default Re: Is the usage of "combine" correct here?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    'The medication for the therapy was drug C or a combination of drug A and drug B.'
    Thank you.

    I wonder whether "drug A combined with drug B" is grammactically acceptable (though awkward).

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    Default Re: Is the usage of "combine" correct here?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    'The medication for the therapy was drug C or a combination of drug A and drug B.'
    Thank you.

    I wonder whether "drug A combined with drug B" is grammatically acceptable (awkward though).

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    Default Re: Is the usage of "combine" correct here?

    Quote Originally Posted by NewHopeR View Post
    Thank you.

    I wonder whether "drug A combined with drug B" is grammatically acceptable (awkward though).
    It's grammatically fine and not particularly awkward.

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