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    Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    1) Do you have any preference for the length of the program that you will like to take in our college?

    2) Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    3) The more you work the more prosperous you will get/become.


    Are the above sentences correct? Please advise. I have been trying to figure out how to write the above sentences but with no success.

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    Re: Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jit833 View Post
    1) Do you have any preference for the length of the program that you will like to take in our college?

    2) Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    3) The more you work the more prosperous you will get/become.


    Are the above sentences correct? Please advise. I have been trying to figure out how to write the above sentences but with no success.
    1 Needs a couple of changes: I would remove the definite article before "program", and it's "would like", not "will like".
    2: What length program are you interested in?
    3. Both "get" and "become" work because, in this context, they mean the same thing.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    I wouldn't use "get" in #3, "become" is much better stylistically.

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    #4

    Re: Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    For #2, you could also use "How long a program are you interested in?"
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Program of what length/how many years are you interested in?

    Thanks for replying and suggesting a better way of phrasing the sentences .

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