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    made to be

    Can one say:
    1-This car was designed fuel-efficient.
    instead of:
    2-This car was designed to be fuel-efficient.


    Can one say:
    3-This car was made fuel-efficient.
    instead of:
    4-This car was made to be fuel-efficient.

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    Re: made to be

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Can one say:
    1-This car was designed fuel-efficient.
    instead of:
    2-This car was designed to be fuel-efficient.


    Can one say:
    3-This car was made fuel-efficient.
    instead of:
    4-This car was made to be fuel-efficient.
    3. Suggests that the car was not originally fuel-efficient, some modification was made so that it became fuel-efficient.
    4. Means that the car was fuel-efficient from its construction.

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