get what is commensurate with your effort

angelsrolls

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Hello,

Can the following sentence be uttered to someone who diligently prepares for a competition?

Hopefully, you will get what is commensurate with your effort (=you will be rewarded for your effort)
 

emsr2d2

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Only if you want to sound like you're needlessly trying to use long words you've been learning from a dictionary.

You've worked really hard. You'll get what you deserve.
 

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It's grammatically and logically correct. Unless the person was preparing for a vocabulary competition, it's not natural.
 

Tdol

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If you are going to use a word like commensurate, this might be a case where changing get to something like receive is not a bad idea.
 
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