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    Usage of "could"

    Is this sentence correct:

    There is no other politician in the UK now who could do (meaning "will be able to do:) better than Brown.

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    Re: Usage of "could"

    Quote Originally Posted by sane View Post
    Is this sentence correct:

    There is no other politician in the UK now who could do (meaning "will be able to do:) better than Brown.
    Yes, it's a correct sentence.
    You don't need "other" unless you are referring to to someone else. eg:
    "Smith could do better than Brown. There is no other politician in the UK now who could do better than Brown."



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