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    The employees are unrestrained .... Is it grammatically correct?

    Suppose that the employees in your workplace pretend to work hard when their boss is there. When he goes on a business trip, they get lazy, leave work early without permission, eat their snacks at work, steal office supplies, and so on.

    I would like to make a short sentence about them.

    (ex) The employees are unrestrained and irresponsible when their boss is away.

    Does the word, unrestrained, fit the sentence? Please help me. Thanks a lot.

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    Re: The employees are unrestrained .... Is it grammatically correct?

    It doesn't work for me. How about something like off the leash?

    https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/leash Definition 1.2

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    Re: The employees are unrestrained .... Is it grammatically correct?

    When the cat's away, the mice will play.
    - English proverb
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: The employees are unrestrained .... Is it grammatically correct?

    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The employees are unrestrained .... Is it grammatically correct?

    The way the sentence stands, "unrestrained" refers to the employees. That's weird, or at least vague. Maybe "The employees' behavior is unrestrained and irresponsible when their boss is away".

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