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  1. B45
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    Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm changi

    Can these be said:

    I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap.

    VS

    I'm changing my watch bracelet to a strap.

    VS

    I'm gonna change the bracelet on my watch.

    VS

    I'm gonna change the bracelet to a strap on my watch.

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    Re: Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm ch

    Quote Originally Posted by Batman45 View Post

    I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap.
    That is perfectly grammatical, but it makes no sense. A bracelet doesn't go on a person's watch. It goes on their wrist.

  3. B45
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    Re: Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm ch

    The strap can sometimes be called a bracelet. Some watch brands call it a bracelet because it's made of thick metal.

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    Re: Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm ch

    In that case all of them are right.

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    Re: Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm ch

    The third and fourth ones are wrong because of the use of "gonna". Which, as you are well aware, Batman, is not an English word.

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    Re: Can these be said: I'm changing the bracelet on my watch to a strap. VS I'm ch

    In casual speech or emails and texts to your friends, Batman, you can use 'gonna' to your heart's content.

    Here on the forum we expect you to use standard English to set a good example to other students.

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