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    how to express this in a sentence

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    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    Pardon? How to express what?!

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    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    i miss the questions

    here is my questions: are these two groups of sentence right?

    reduce the hole to 5.0mm diameter
    reduce the hole diameter to 5.0mm

    reduce the hole for assembly to 5.0mm diameter
    reduce the hole diameter for assembly to 5.0mm


    thanks for any comments

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    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Mark_000 View Post
    I miss the questions.

    Here is my question: are these two groups of sentence right?

    Reduce the hole to 5.0mm diameter.
    Reduce the hole diameter to 5.0mm.

    Reduce the hole for assembly to 5.0mm diameter.
    Reduce the hole diameter for assembly to 5.0mm.


    Thanks for any comments.
    They are now.

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    #5

    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    Thanks for correction, bhaisahab.
    Now, I know either type of expression can make sense

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    #6

    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    What sort of material are we talking about here?

    It's easy enough to enlarge a hole but how do you make it smaller?

    Rover

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    Re: how to express this in a sentence

    One can reduce the diameter of anything like a tube by inserting another tube with smaller diameter. The new diameter is the inner diameter.

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