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    in the years to come

    1)"It will be done in the years to come.''

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    2)"We are going to get it done in the near future."

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    3) "We are going to do this in the near future.''

    1) It's kind of awkward. I would say that to show "my smarts'".

    The two right ones would be 2) and 3)?
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    #2

    Re: in the years to come

    What was the question? 1, 2 and 3 are ok

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    Re: in the years to come

    Quote Originally Posted by Pedroski View Post
    What was the question? 1, 2 and 3 are ok
    Which one would be more colloquial and natural?

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    Re: in the years to come

    Well, 'the years to come' does not imply 'the near future'. So it depends on exactly what you wish to express.

    If you mean some time soon, use 2 or 3. If you wish to indicate a longer time frame, use 1.

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