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    adverb 'eventually'

    which is correct? I suspect both. It's a matter of emphasis, right?

    XXX and must eventually come to heel.

    or

    XXX and, eventually, must come to heel.

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    Re: adverb 'eventually'

    Quote Originally Posted by audrey.oh View Post
    which is correct? I suspect both. It's a matter of emphasis, right?

    XXX and must eventually come to heel.

    or

    XXX and, eventually, must come to heel.
    Neither sentence, as written, is correct. Instead, try:
    X and Y must eventually come to heel.

    Or:

    X and, eventually, Y must come to heel.
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    Smile Re: adverb 'eventually'

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    Neither sentence, as written, is correct. Instead, try:
    X and Y must eventually come to heel.


    Or:


    X and, eventually, Y must come to heel.

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    shouldn't it be I instead of Y
    the form you use depends on the situation where is used.

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    Re: adverb 'eventually'

    Quote Originally Posted by Marina Alejandra View Post
    shouldn't it be I instead of Y
    the form you use depends on the situation where is used.
    X and Y are both otherwise unnamed people. Why should it be I instead of Y?

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