Results 1 to 5 of 5
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • South Korea
      • Current Location:
      • South Korea

    • Join Date: Nov 2005
    • Posts: 631
    #1

    comparative form

    Are the following sentence correct?

    1. The more balanced food you eat, the slender you get( are or will be???)

    2.The more you know about a diet, the easier you can lose weight.

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Laos

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 57,903
    #2

    Re: comparative form

    How about: The more balanced your diet, the easier it will be to lose weight


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    #3

    Re: comparative form

    For #2, I would suggest The more you know about nutrition/diet, the easier it is to lose weight.

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Korean
      • Home Country:
      • South Korea
      • Current Location:
      • South Korea

    • Join Date: Nov 2005
    • Posts: 631
    #4

    Re: comparative form

    Do you mean I cannot say ... the more slender you will become???


    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434
    #5

    Re: comparative form

    It would not be what is usually said. It may be the effect of losing weight

Similar Threads

  1. the comparative form
    By bosun in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 29-Jun-2008, 05:07
  2. form & within yourself?
    By Eway in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-May-2006, 13:40
  3. comparative form
    By niuwa in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 23-Mar-2006, 17:45
  4. YOU, the respected form
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 27-Jul-2004, 22:50
  5. first form vs base form
    By Anonymous in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-Jan-2003, 17:01

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •