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    #1

    future will with could

    Is this sentence right?
    She will study hard so that she could be able to get a scholarship.
    thank you.

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    #2

    Re: future will with could

    She will study hard so as to win a scholarship.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: future will with could

    ... so that she will be able to get/win ...

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    #4

    Re: future will with could

    Quote Originally Posted by bfin View Post
    Is this sentence right?
    She will study hard so that she could be able to get a scholarship.
    No. Write She will study hard so that she can get a scholarship.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #5

    Re: future will with could

    I agree with GS that 'can' is also possible.

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    #6

    Re: future will with could

    I guess the OP wants to use 'could' to express future possibility.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #7

    Re: future will with could

    Is there any point in guessing? Let's wait for the OP to tell us what they want if we haven't helped them with their problem.

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