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    #1

    Cold eggs

    Hi guys,

    Please check this sentence "I bought some eggs put them into fridge so that they could get cold"

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    #2

    Re: Cold eggs

    I think that "would" would be better than "could" there. And a period/full stop is needed at the end.

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    #3

    Re: Cold eggs

    I think that this part needs a little work:
    I bought some eggs put them into fridge

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    #4

    Re: Cold eggs

    Yes an "and" would help.

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    #5

    Re: Cold eggs

    And "the fridge."

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    #6

    Re: Cold eggs

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    put them into fridge so that they could get cold
    Why not simply say "refrigerated them"?

    Not a teacher.

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    #7

    Re: Cold eggs

    "Put them in the fridge" would be more common.

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    #8

    Re: Cold eggs

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    Why not simply say "refrigerated them"?
    We use that more for industrial, scientific, etc, contexts rather than sticking some eggs in the fridge.

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    #9

    Re: Cold eggs

    "Refrigerate" is nearly always used on the instructions on a packet/tin/bottle of food.

    "Refrigerate after opening and use within four days."
    "Keep refrigerated."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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