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    #21

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    Quote Originally Posted by alpacinoutd View Post
    I am not sure about great too.
    Is it not appropriate in terms of register or meaning?
    It's not a brilliant choice of word because it doesn't mean much. Think about what you actually mean.

    effective?
    easy?

    I don't want to give you too many options because I'm trying to encourage you to think about what you mean.

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    #22

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    Quote Originally Posted by Tarheel View Post
    Why do you need an adjective there?
    I don't need it. I just wanted to know.

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    #23

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    Quote Originally Posted by jutfrank View Post
    It's not a brilliant choice of word because it doesn't mean much. Think about what you actually mean.

    effective?
    easy?

    I don't want to give you too many options because I'm trying to encourage you to think about what you mean.

    I see your point. Thanks as always.

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    #24

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    Too and Either

    A: I take art class.
    B: I do too.

    A: I don't take art class.
    B: I don't either.
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    #25

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    How about saying that art classes are an amazing way to escape the pressures of life, which sounds more positive and more like the language of advertising to me.

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    #26

    Re: These days adults are so enmeshed in routines at the workplace

    The word amazing doesn't work for me. Not if you're looking for a way to relax for a bit.
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