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    "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work as that of B's work."

    Please correct the above sentence without omitting "equally".
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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    Quote Originally Posted by MeyaN View Post
    "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work as that of B's​. work."
    See above.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    Thank you. Please give me little explanation on why "that of" shouldn't be used?
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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    You can if you change the rest of the sentence to "I feel equally tired doing the work of A as that of B". Now "that" refers back to "the work".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    You can if you change the rest of the sentence to "I feel equally tired doing the work of A as that of B". Now "that" refers back to "the work".
    You could replace that of with the longer phrase "the work of". The shorter version both saves words and avoids repetition.
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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    I think beginners would find having a sentence end with an apostrophe 's' strange(as in another current thread), but it is common in English.
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    Re: "I'll feel equally tired doing A's work...

    I think I would feel might work better if the person is at present doing neither, which would make it hypothetical.

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