Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    coteti is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Chile
      • Current Location:
      • Chile
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    8
    Post Thanks / Like

    Smile I need some help, please

    Hi there!, Can you please tell me which of the two following statement is grammatically correct..." He looks like as if he works a lot" or "He looks like as if he worked a lot".
    Thanks!

  2. #2
    IvanV is offline Senior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    577
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: I need some help, please

    ...like as if...

    He looks like he works a lot.
    He looks like he worked a lot.

  3. #3
    coteti is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Chile
      • Current Location:
      • Chile
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    8
    Post Thanks / Like

    Smile Re: I need some help, please

    IvanV, I do appreciate your help. And what about "She looks as if she works very hard" and " She looks as if she worked very hard". Which of the two is the correct one?

  4. #4
    RonBee's Avatar
    RonBee is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    16,571
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: I need some help, please

    Quote Originally Posted by coteti View Post
    Can you please tell me which of the two following statements is grammatically correct?

  5. #5
    RonBee's Avatar
    RonBee is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Other
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Posts
    16,571
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: I need some help, please

    Quote Originally Posted by coteti View Post
    IvanV, I do appreciate your help. And what about "She looks as if she works very hard" and " She looks as if she worked very hard". Which of the two is the correct one?
    I don't have to choose. They are both perfectly good.


  6. #6
    coteti is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Chile
      • Current Location:
      • Chile
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Posts
    8
    Post Thanks / Like

    Smile Re: I need some help, please

    RonBee, thanks a lot!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •