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    purpose clause

    Are these sentences correct:
    1-He spoke so slowly that we should understand him.
    2-He spoke slowly enough that we should understand him.

    His purpose was to be understood and therefore he spoke slowly enough to be undertood.

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    Re: purpose clause

    I'd prefer them like this:
    1-He spoke slowly so that we should understand him.
    2-He spoke slowly enough that we might understand him.

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    Re: purpose clause

    Thanks TDOL.

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    Re: purpose clause

    You're very welcome.

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    Re: purpose clause

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I'd prefer them like this:
    1-He spoke slowly so that we should understand him.
    2-He spoke slowly enough that we might understand him.

    Hi tdol!

    What about the second sentence like this "He spoke slowly enough for us to understand him" ?

    Ta, Maeve O'Cuinn

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