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    #1

    Anna felt as if working night shifts

    I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

    Anna felt as if working night shifts was squeezing the life out of her.

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    #2

    Re: Anna felt as if working night shifts

    Use "that" instead of "as if" in your sentence.

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    #3

    Re: Anna felt as if working night shifts

    I'm happy with "as if" after "felt". I might use "as though" instead.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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