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    with the passing time

    With the passing time food prices will raise more and more.

    Is the expression in bold propper? Are there any other alternative that express the same idea?

    Thanks.

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    Re: with the passing time

    Quote Originally Posted by anreak View Post
    With the passing time food prices will raise more and more.

    Is the expression in bold propper? Are there any other alternative that express the same idea?

    Thanks.
    "in/with the course of time" might be the expression you are looking for.

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    Re: with the passing time

    Quote Originally Posted by anreak View Post
    With the passing time food prices will raise more and more.

    Is the expression in bold propper? Are there any other alternative that express the same idea?

    Thanks.
    'with the passing of time' is the usual phrase.
    With the passing of time, food prices will rise more and more.

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