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    #1

    I think better as ...

    Quote Originally Posted by J&K Tutoring View Post
    It's grammatically correct, but I think better as: We explore new markets to generate more business.

    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/t...=1#post1508471

    Did J&K Tutoring mean to say "It's grammatically correct, but I think it's better as ..."?
    Last edited by kadioguy; 24-Jun-2019 at 05:19.
    I am not a teacher. If there is anything ungrammatical in my post, please correct it. I am grateful for your help.

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    #2

    Re: I think better as ...

    Quote Originally Posted by kadioguy View Post
    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/t...=1#post1508471

    Did J&K Tutoring mean to say "It's grammatically correct, but I think it's better as ..."?
    That's what I would say..
    Not a professional teacher

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    #3

    Re: I think better as ...

    Both versions are acceptable to me.

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    #4

    Re: I think better as ...

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Both versions are acceptable to me.
    a. It's grammatically correct, but I think better as: We explore new markets to generate more business.

    b. It's grammatically correct, but I think it's better as: We explore new markets to generate more business.

    But in version (a) there is no subject before "better". Do you think the subject is implied?
    I am not a teacher. If there is anything ungrammatical in my post, please correct it. I am grateful for your help.

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    #5

    Re: I think better as ...

    Yes.

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    #6

    Re: I think better as ...

    I would prefer "but I think it would be/read better as".

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    #7

    Re: I think better as ...

    Quote Originally Posted by kadioguy View Post
    in version (a) there is no subject before "better". Do you think the subject is implied?
    Yes, of course it's implied. There's no need to repeat it's.

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