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    You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to think

    You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to think of it as.

    Please check my sentences.

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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to think of it as.
    Or and as well are redundant. Use one or the other.

    The second sentence has an agreement error which I've underlined. Can you see the problem?
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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Or and as well are redundant. Use one or the other.

    The second sentence has an agreement error which I've underlined. Can you see the problem?
    You can take my words as a warning as a threat. Whatever you like to think of these as. But what to use instead of "or" here?

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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    You can take my words as a warning as a threat. Whatever you like to think of these as. But what to use instead of "or" here?
    I said "or and as well are redundant. You need one or the other." Why did you remove both of them?

    Please re-phrase the part I marked in bold-face red as a question.
    Last edited by GoesStation; 04-May-2017 at 13:31. Reason: Hyphenate the compound adjective.
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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    I said "or and as well are redundant. You need one or the other." Why did you remove both of them?

    Please re-phrase the part I marked in bold-face red as a question.
    You can take my words as a warning or as a threat. Whatever you like to think of these as. But what to use instead of "it" here? (I don't know why I wrote this?)

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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Or and as well are redundant. Use one or the other.
    I am not sure that as well is redundant- a warning is not a threat, so I don't see how the two could be taken the same way. It's one or the other, not both.

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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    "You can take my words as a warning or as a threat. Whatever you like to think of these as." But what to use instead of "it" here? (I don't know why I wrote this?)
    Are the red, underlined words the right way to begin a question?

    Is the sentence that ends with a red question mark a question?
    Last edited by GoesStation; 06-May-2017 at 03:48.
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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Are the red, underlined words the right way to begin a question?

    Is the sentence that ends with a red question mark a question?
    What should be used here instead of "it"?

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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    What should be used here instead of "it"?
    That's the right way to ask the question. I think you've already gotten the answer and you posted this to make sure you were now asking it correctly. If so, here's one way you could have written post #8 to make this clear:

    I think I understand. Please tell me if the following question is written correctly: What should be used here instead of "it"?
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    Re: You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to t

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    You can take my words as a warning or as a threat as well. Whatever you like to think of it as.

    Please check my sentences.

    ''You can take my words either as a warning,as a threat or Whatever you like to'' Would you mind telling me whether or not it's true.

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