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    unjustified, unjust, infinitive

    Dear teachers,

    Please read the sentence:

    BlackBerry handsets will thrive for years to come.

    May I say ".....years that will come"?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang

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    Re: unjustified, unjust, infinitive

    "for years to come" is pretty fixed. I would not suggest changing it.

    It means "for the indefinite future."

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    Re: unjustified, unjust, infinitive

    Dear Barb_D,

    Thank you very much for your explanation. Now I see.

    Jiang
    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    "for years to come" is pretty fixed. I would not suggest changing it.

    It means "for the indefinite future."

    [not a teacher]

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