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    unless it turned out even worse

    Is the fiollowing sentence natural?
    Alice decided to move to a different place from her town and never to return unless the new place turned out to be even worse.

    Should we use "would turn out" instead of "turned out"?
    Last edited by englishhobby; 22-Nov-2014 at 18:25.
    If I were a native speaker of English, I would never shut up. :-)

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    Re: unless it turned out even worse

    I would use something like decided to move out of her town. The rest is fine. I would not use would turn out.

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