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    #1

    in order to

    Hi there,
    Is it correct to use 'so as to' like this?

    1. In order to get a good result, Peter has made a lot of effort to do revision.
    2. So as to get a good result, Peter has made a lot of effort to do revision.

    Tks
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    Re: in order to

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,
    Is it correct to use 'so as to' like this?
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    Yes.

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    #3

    Re: in order to

    HI there,
    Is it natural for native speakers to put 'so as to' at the beginning of a sentence as stated in the example?

    Tks
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    Re: in order to

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    HI there,
    Is it natural for native speakers to put 'so as to' at the beginning of a sentence as stated in the example?

    Tks
    pete
    The effect of fronting is that the fronted element receives special emphasis.

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