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    debasis1983 is offline Junior Member
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    Smile Dubt in using It+Adjective

    I have doubt in using adjective with "It" . Please see the following sentences .

    "Do whatever you want. But it needs to be the best this time ."
    "It had to be colorful. That's why we have used all the strong colors. "

    Are these sentences correct ?

    This is my understanding -
    Here 'it' doesn't refer to any noun .So without referring any noun we can use 'It' with the adjectives (eg- best,colorful).
    Question 1. Am I right? Please correct me if I am wrong .
    Question 2. Is it ok to use sentence like the second one while speaking .

    Thanks a lot .


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    Deb

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    Default Re: Dubt in using It+Adjective

    Quote Originally Posted by debasis1983 View Post
    I have doubt in using adjective with "It" . Please see the following sentences .

    "Do whatever you want. But it needs to be the best this time ." "It" = the activity you will do.
    "It had to be colorful. That's why we have used all the strong colors. " "It" = the thing/object that had to be colorful.
    Are these sentences correct ? Yes.

    This is my understanding -
    Here 'it' doesn't refer to any noun .So without referring any noun we can use 'It' with the adjectives (eg- best,colorful).

    Question 1. Am I right? Please correct me if I am wrong . Your understanding is not correct. See above.
    Question 2.
    Is it ok to use sentence like the second one while speaking . Yes.

    Thanks a lot .


    Regards,
    Deb
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