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    Which of two is correct?

    Hello.

    Could please somebody tell me which of this sentences is correct?

    We will build a house which allows us to live in it.

    or

    We will build a house which will allow us to live in it.

    Thank you in advance.

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    Re: Which of two is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by kampal View Post
    Hello.

    Could please somebody tell me which of this sentences is correct?

    We will build a house which allows us to live in it.

    or

    We will build a house which will allow us to live in it.

    Thank you in advance.
    Both sound a little odd, because they suggest that some people might build a house that does not allow people to live in it. It would be more natural if the parents of a large family said something like:

    We will build a house which allows all of us us to live in it together.

    However, I imagine that your question is about the use of will. Both of your sentences are acceptable.

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    Re: Which of two is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    Both sound a little odd, because they suggest that some people might build a house that does not allow people to live in it. It would be more natural if the parents of a large family said something like:

    We will build a house which allows all of us us to live in it together.

    However, I imagine that your question is about the use of will. Both of your sentences are acceptable.
    Thank you a lot
    Yes, the question was about will.

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    Re: Which of two is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by kampal View Post
    Hello.

    Could please somebody tell me which of this sentences is correct?

    We will build a house which allows us to live in it.

    or

    We will build a house which will allow us to live in it.

    Thank you in advance.

    ***** NOT ***** A ***** TEACHER


    Kampal,

    I most respectfully suggest the following changes:

    No. 1. We will build a house which allows us to live in it.

    I would change it to:

    We will build a house that is large enough for all of us to live in.

    No. 2. We will build a house which will allow us to live in it.

    I would change it to:

    We will build a house, [notice the comma] which will allow all of us to live together. ["Which" = the fact of building a house]

    Thank you

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