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    I'd like to ask another quick question. Are the following sentences acceptable, natural, or not natural? Thank you.

    1. Having three generations in the same house can be advantageoue to a family.
    2. Having three generations in the same house can bring some advantages to a family.

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    Default Re: natural expressions

    Quote Originally Posted by maoyueh View Post
    I'd like to ask another quick question. Are the following sentences acceptable, natural, or not natural? Thank you.

    1. Having three generations in the same house can be advantageous to a family.
    2. Having three generations in the same house can bring some advantages to a family.

    They are both grammatically correct and they are both natural.
    I'm not a teacher yet, but I am studying a Bachelor of Education with an English Literature major at Charles Sturt University, in NSW, Australia.

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    Default Re: natural expressions

    Maoyueh, A better title would have been 'Can be advantageous',and for your earlier thread 'People buy/are buying lottery tickets'.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Maoyueh, A better title would have been 'Can be advantageous',and for your earlier thread 'People buy/are buying lottery tickets'.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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    Hi Rover,

    Thank you very much for your good advice.

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