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    #1

    SENTENCE

    1.In order to solve the problem, I will be diligent.
    2.To solve the problem, I will be diligent.
    3.For the problem to be solved , I will be diligent.

    Do three sentrnces have the same meaning ?

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    Re: SENTENCE

    I think yes.
    However, the 3rd sentence does not sound correct to me...

    Anyway, let the teachers decide

    Cheers!

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    Re: SENTENCE

    None of them are very natural. There are few other ways you can write this, depending on what you mean.

    Can the problem be solved if you are not diligent - it just may take quite a bit longer? (I'll do it when I have time and eventually, it will get solved?)

    If not, you may need to say something like this: It will require my diligent attention to solve this problem. or This problem will be solved [only] with my diligent attention.

    Or, you may mean something more like this:
    I will work diligently on this problem until it is solved.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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