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    Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    That makes it easier for you

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    That make it easier for you.




    Thank you

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Welcome to the forums, Imlearningenglish.

    The way this forum works is that you tell us what you think first, and why.

    We don't do your homework for you.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 09-Sep-2013 at 08:45.

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Welcome to the forums, Imlearningenglish.

    The way this forum works is that you tell us what you think first, and why.

    We don't do your homework for you.

    Thank you. I am not expecting to have YOU, do my homework. I just hoping to learn something new.

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Quote Originally Posted by Imlearninenglish View Post
    Thank you. I am not expecting to have YOU you do my homework. I ​am just hoping to learn something new.
    Even so, we always ask learners to give us their answers first. That way, we get to see where you might be having problems instead of just giving you the answers.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Even so, we always ask learners to give us their answers first. That way, we get to see where you might be having problems instead of just giving you the answers.
    Fair enough. I think the proper way to say is; that make it easier for you, because you is singular and make is also singular. However, that makes it easier for you sounds correct. I have no way of knowing, because I don't go to school. Instead I am communicating with a girl online and we are doing this in English. I just wanted to know if I was correct, before sending her my email. I see you don't want to help me, but I do Thank You anyway.

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    #6

    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    The present tense is conjugated thus:

    I make
    you make
    he/she/it makes
    we make
    they make.

    You are right to think 'That makes it easier for you' is correct, because 'that' is a singular pronoun like 'it'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Imlearninenglish View Post
    I see you don't want to help me ...
    That's not really a good way to encourage us to help you in the future. You started your thread with "Fair enough" suggesting that you understood our requirement for you to give your answer first. We do want to help you. Giving you the answers won't help you learn.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    That's not really a good way to encourage us to help you in the future. You started your thread with "Fair enough" suggesting that you understood our requirement for you to give your answer first. We do want to help you. Giving you the answers won't help you learn.
    Thank You. I admire people that knows proper grammar. You are the best.

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    Re: Whats the proper way to say this phrase, and please explain your answer?

    Quote Originally Posted by Imlearninenglish View Post
    Thank You. I admire people that knows know proper grammar. You are the best.
    MNY
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 10-Sep-2013 at 09:28. Reason: The strikethrough of the "s" wasn't visible

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