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    What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences?

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    What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences? Are the both grammaticallycorrect?


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    Can youexplain why they are different in meaning or point out the problem?

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    Re: What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences?

    Quote Originally Posted by notatall123 View Post
    What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences? Are the both grammaticallycorrect?

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    Can youexplain why they are different in meaning or point out the problem?
    This is the third thread in which I have had to ask you to be careful about leaving spaces between words. If you want us to help you, please try to avoid basic slips - especially after they have been pointed out to you.

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    Re: What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences?

    Additionally, please give your threads meaningful titles. A bunch of threads all called "What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences?" is not helpful. This could be called "to/in order to."

    There is no difference in meaning. "In order to" will almost always benefit by being trimmed to "to" -- especially when it starts the sentence.
    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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    Re: What's the difference in meaning between the following two sentences?

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    This is the third thread in which I have had to ask you to be careful about leaving spaces between words. If you want us to help you, please try to avoid basic slips - especially after they have been pointed out to you.
    Thank 5jj for closing the duplicated one

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