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    A little grammar help

    Dear Teacher,

    Is the following sentence correct?

    "The question is whether is believing important, does it give some plus to the success?"

    Thank you

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Quote Originally Posted by arabiata View Post
    Dear Teacher,

    Is the following sentence correct?

    "The question is whether is believing important, does it give some plus to the success?"

    Thank you
    No, it isn't.

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Quote Originally Posted by arabiata View Post
    Dear Teacher,

    Is the following sentence correct?

    "The question is whether is believing important, does it give some plus to the success?"

    Thank you
    The word order "whether is believing important" is incorrect. I don't know what you mean by "give some plus to".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: A little grammar help

    I rephrased the sentence:
    The question is whether believing in success is important and it helps to archive the goal.

    I wanted to combine into one sentence these two questions:
    Is believing important to success?
    Is believing help to archive the goal?

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Are you sure you mean "archive"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #6

    Re: A little grammar help

    sorry, achieve

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    Re: A little grammar help

    arabiate, if you want us to give up our time to help you, please don't waste our time. Check the spelling before you submit your posts.

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Quote Originally Posted by arabiata View Post
    I rephrased the sentence:
    The question is whether believing in success is important and it helps to archive achieve the goal.

    I wanted to combine into one sentence these two questions into one sentence:

    Is believing important to success?
    Is Does believing help to archive achieve the goal?
    "There are two questions here: Whether or not believing is important to success and whether or not it helps to achieve the goal."

    You can't really take two questions (plural) and amalgamate them into one sentence starting with "The question is ..." (singular).
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Thank you for your help.

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    Re: A little grammar help

    Your appreciation is welcome but there is no need to write a new post to say thank you. Simply click the Like button on any posts you find helpful. It means that we don't have to open the thread again to read your new post and then find that it doesn't include any new information or an additional question.



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