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    #1

    What is the wrong with this?

    Hi,

    Please help me to learn good english.

    I will not be able to come/ I will be not able to come.

    Which is correct and why other is wrong?


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    #2

    Re: What is the wrong with this?

    Quote Originally Posted by Pramoda View Post
    Hi,

    Please help me to learn good english.

    I will not be able to come/ I will be not able to come.

    Which is correct and why other is wrong?
    Both are fine. 'will not be' is more natural.

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    Exclamation Re: What is the wrong with this?

    Quote Originally Posted by Pramoda View Post
    Hi,

    Please help me to learn good english.

    I will not be able to come/ I will be not able to come.

    Which is correct and why other is wrong?
    As explained by svartnik both the sentence are correct. Since 'and' is an adverb, it is a common practice to put it after the auxiliary verb but before other verbs, which is the case with the 1st sentence.

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