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    going to decide

    Please tell whether my sentence is correct.

    No matter how we are going to decide ourselves it is going to be expensive.

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    #2

    Re: going to decide

    Quote Originally Posted by novar View Post
    Please tell me whether my sentence is correct.

    No matter how we are going to decide ourselves it is going to be expensive.
    No, it isn't and I'm not sure what you're trying to say. For a start, what do you mean by "how we are going to decide ourselves"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: going to decide

    Try this:
    No matter which option we choose, it's going to be expensive.

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    Re: going to decide

    What about "regardless" ?
    Regardless which option we choose, it's going to be expensive.
    What about "take" ?
    No matter which option we take, it's going to be expensive.

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    Re: going to decide

    Quote Originally Posted by novar View Post
    What about "regardless"?
    Regardless of which option we choose, it's going to be expensive.

    What about "take"?
    No matter which option we take, it's going to be expensive.
    With my addition, the first is correct. The second is correct as it is. Note that we do not put a space before a question mark.
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    Re: going to decide

    Are these sentences also correct, if I have two "going to" forms in one sentence?

    1. Regardless of which option we are going to choose, it's going to be expensive.
    2. No matter which option we are going to take, it's going to be expensive.

    And what about the following combinations?
    3. Regardless of which option we will choose, it's going to be expensive.
    4. Regardless of which option we are going to choose, it's will be expensive.
    Last edited by novar; 12-Feb-2017 at 11:46.

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    Re: going to decide

    Please edit your post and add a space between "Regardless" and "of" in 1, 3 and 4.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: going to decide

    Quote Originally Posted by novar View Post
    Are these sentences also correct, if I have two "going to" forms in one sentence?

    1. Regardless of which option we are going to choose, it's going to be expensive.
    2. No matter which option we are going to take, it's going to be expensive.

    And what about the following combinations?
    3. Regardless of which option we will choose, it's going to be expensive.
    4. Regardless of which option we are going to choose, it's will be expensive.
    None of the four sentences works. The first clause in each of them has to be in the present simple.
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