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    Under her conditions

    I am not sure if I have used correctly "under her conditions". Would you please correct my grammar and punctuation?

    1. Peter's girlfriend has told him she was willing to marry him but only under her conditions.
    2. The house could be rented under the terms and conditions described at the bottom of the page.
    3. The prisoner has been released on conditions that he leave the country.

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    Re: Under her conditions

    1. I prefer "under certain conditions" as "her" is understood.
    Last edited by tedmc; 13-Feb-2016 at 01:25.
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    Re: Under her conditions

    tedmc,
    I am wondering if my 3. sentence should have "leave" in subjunctive instead of your "leaves". I am not sure, but I think it should be "leave."
    The prisoner has been released on condition that he leave the country.

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    Re: Under her conditions

    Bassim
    You are right, it should be"leave", the clause being in the subjunctive mood.
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    Re: Under her conditions

    I agree with Ted on #1.

    #2 is fine.

    In #3, 'on condition' (singular) is idiomatic (as you wrote in post #3). As a BE speaker I would use 'leaves', though I know that AE speakers prefer the subjunctive.

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    Re: Under her conditions

    ***** NOT A TEACHER ******

    Peter: Will you marry me, darling?

    Mona: Of course. But only on my terms.

    Peter: Anything you say, darling.

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