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    #1

    The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    The sentence from my written are correct?
    If not, please correct me.

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    #2

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    I would say:
    "The food was placed in the fridge a long time ago..." or "the food has been in the fridge for too long..."

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    #3

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    The sentence from my written are correct?
    Is my sentence correct?

    If not, please correct me it.
    Please see my corrections above.

    I would use "The food has been in the fridge for a long time. Don't eat it/It's inedible". A better idea would be to throw the food away so no one is tempted to eat it! Of course, there are lots of foodstuffs which can remain in the fridge for a long time and still be edible.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    Your correction is perfect.
    But, is my first written on #1 not correct English?

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    #5

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    At least the tense is incorrect, because the present continuous does not agree with 'a long time ago'.
    You may consult a dictionary to see the correct usage of 'save'.

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    #6

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    Not correct tense. Use weaver and emsr's examples.

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    #7

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    You do not 'save' food in the fridge.
    You keep/store/place/leave food in the fridge.

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    #8

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    'Put' should also be understandable.

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    #9

    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    "Putting" food in the fridge does not mean the same as "keeping/saving/leaving" food in the fridge.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: The food is saving in fridge a long time ago. It can not be eaten.

    I meant 'put' could be used in the OP's context. Was I wrong?

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