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  1. B45
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    I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.

    I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.

    Can this be said to a eye bag specialist?

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    Re: I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.

    I am not a teacher.

    In BrE we say "bags under the eyes" not "eye-bags" and I have never heard of an eye-bag specialist. What on earth does he do for a living?

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    Re: I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.

    Quote Originally Posted by Batman45 View Post
    I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.
    Should "because" be replaced with "that"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Roman55 View Post
    I have never heard of an eye-bag specialist.
    The OP may mean a beauty specialist.

    Not a teacher.

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    Re: I think the reason I have eye-bags is because I haven't been sleeping well.

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    Should "because" be replaced with "that"?

    The OP may mean a beauty specialist.
    I would replace 'because' with 'that'.
    He possibly means a cosmetic (plastic) surgeon. A beauty specialist (beautician) is an 18 year old girl who files nails and does make-up, although they might sell you special creams for your 'bags under the eyes' problem.

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