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    key or way

    The ______to our success was taking on any job and then being creative in our way to get it done. That’s absolutely important.
    A. way B. key

    I know B is right. But I think A is also right.

    I need your opinion.



    Jason
    Last edited by jasonlulu_2000; 04-Apr-2014 at 14:06.

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    Re: key or way

    I don't care much for "way" here. "Key" works great. I might use "secret" also.

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    Re: key or way

    I am not a teacher.

    I don't think so.

    If by "way" you mean "the manner in which you do something", it would have to be "The way we succeeded...".

    If "way" means "the path you followed" it doesn't work either.

    PS. With "secret" I'd use "of" not "to".
    Last edited by Roman55; 04-Apr-2014 at 11:32. Reason: Adding a postscript

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    Re: key or way

    Using Google, "secret to our success" and "secret of our success" get approximately the same number of hits.

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