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  1. Neetu
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    #1

    sentence confusion

    Which is the correct sentence?

    The option enable values to be manually entered by learners

    or

    The option enable values to be entered manually by learners

  2. RonBee's Avatar
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    #2

    Re: sentence confusion

    "Manually entered" or "entered manually" are the same, but it should be "The option enables...."

  3. Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    #3
    I prefer 'entered manually', but both are acceptable. I'm a BE speaker, while Ron's American, BTW.

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