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    is important

    Can one say
    a. Exercise is important so that you will stay healthy.
    b. Exercise is important for you to stay healthy.

    c. Exercise is important for staying healthy.
    d. Exercise is important to stay healthy.

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    #2

    Re: is important

    Exercise is important for (or to) the maintenance of health.

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    #3

    Re: is important

    c and d are fine. Possibly also b. a. isn't natural.

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    #4

    Re: is important

    If you want to use "so that you will stay healthy", you could start with "It is important to exercise".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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