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    #1

    imminent

    Hi there,
    Are the following sentences correct? if yes, I'd appreciate it if someone tells me the differences between their meaning.
    1- He is in imminent danger of dying.
    2- He is in danger of imminent dying.

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    #2

    Re: imminent

    1 is OK.

    2 is not idiomatic. It should be "Imminent death".

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    Re: imminent

    The first sentence is correct; the second is not. You could say that "he is in danger of dying imminently," but that sounds awkward to me. Stick with the first.

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