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    Betty zhang is offline Newbie
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    Default come up with & make up

    Question:
    We must come up with a plan to improve your math.
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    We must make up a plan to improve your math.
    Why?
    Thanks.

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    Default Re: come up with & make up

    Quote Originally Posted by Betty zhang View Post
    Question:
    We must come up with a plan to improve your math.
    OR
    We must make up a plan to improve your math.
    Why?
    Thanks.
    Which one do you think is correct and why? What do you understand by "to come up with" and "to make up"?
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: come up with & make up

    Hello.
    Can we replace "understand by" with "understand under"?
    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Which one do you think is correct and why? What do you understand by "to come up with" and "to make up"?
    Thanks.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boris Tatarenko View Post
    Can we replace "understand by" with "understand under"?
    No.

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    Default Re: come up with & make up

    Can we all wait until the OP has responded to post #2 before offering alternative suggestions?

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