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    Cool order of adjectives

    Hello!

    Can you help me on this one?: is "front middle" correct? or should it be "middle front"?

    "Please, shorten the front middle tab." (The tab that is in the middle of the front).


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    Re: order of adjectives

    I'd say front middle.

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    Cool Re: order of adjectives

    Would you also agree with: Back middle tab, back middle opening?

    Thank you
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    Re: order of adjectives

    I don't have any problem with either order, though "front middle" and "back middle" sound a bit more natural.

    However, "middle" can be used for "back, middle, front" or "left, middle, right" and you might have more clarity if you used "center" instead of "middle."
    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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