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    Question in order that/ in order for s.t. to

    Which of the two constructions is preferable? Should I say 'in order that plants are strong enough' or 'in order for plants to be strong enough'... or doesn't it make much difference?

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    Re: in order that/ in order for s.t. to

    It depends on what you want to say:

    I added mulch so that the plants will stay strong enough to get through this hot weather.

    In order for the plants to be strong enough to survive the heat, I added mulch around each one.

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