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    #1

    Question with the name

    Can you say: The device with the name Google Glass will be produced by ... I' m not sure whether the expression 'with the name' is acceptable.

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    #2

    Re: with the name

    What about, simply, "The device named..."
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: with the name

    Quote Originally Posted by Roadster View Post
    Can you say: The device with the name "Google Glass" will be produced by ... I'm not sure whether the expression 'with the name' is acceptable.
    It's acceptable with the inverted commas, but charliedeut's suggestion is better.

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    Re: with the name

    Or just "Google Glass will be produced by ...". I expect that anyone reading the story/piece will already know what Google Glass is.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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