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    Which are correct:
    1-Italics are good to express emphasis.

    2-Italics are good for expressing emphasis.

    3-Italics are acceptable to express emphasis.
    4-Italics are acceptable for expressing emphasis.

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    T​hey're all OK.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: are good to

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Which are correct:
    1-Italics are good to express emphasis.

    2-Italics are good for expressing emphasis.

    3-Italics are acceptable to express emphasis.
    4-Italics are acceptable for expressing emphasis.

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    All OK, but I would be inclined to use "for" (the purpose of).

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    Default Re: are good to

    Quote Originally Posted by billmcd View Post
    All OK, but I would be inclined to use "for" (the purpose of).
    So would I.

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