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    #1

    Having such life is better than not living.

    Are the following sentences grammatically correct?

    1. Having such life is better than not living.


    2. Without understanding the lyrics, the song made me incredibly instinctual.

    3. Since I have studied grammar in depth, I am not able to speak English as fluently as I used to speak.

    4. I loved the piece of writing you had lately posted on face book.

    5. I think that she must be depressed after having her lip surgery done because she looks horrible.

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    #2

    Re: Having such life is better than not living.

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    1) "Having such (a) life is better than not living (at all)."

    2) Your sentence is correct, but I have no idea what you mean by a song making you 'incredibly instinctual'.

    3) Omit 'speak' and this sentence is perfect.

    4) It's understandable, but allow to suggest something a bit more natural: "I loved your (latest) post on Facebook."

    5) Nothing wrong with this sentence, though that's a rather terrible thing to say about someone.

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    #3

    Re: Having such life is better than not living.

    Please don't post the same questions in two threads, Aimal Khan.

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    #4

    Re: Having such life is better than not living.

    2 is a misplaced modifier. The song can't understand (or in this case, fail to understand) lyrics.
    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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