|GPY For (1), do you mean something like "If I had watered it, it would not have died."?|
I don't really understand what you are asking for in (2). "If you water it, it will thrive" is correct English, but I don't know if it is what you want.
|Maggie Starling ? 2. If I make sure that I water trees in the future, they will not die|
Rami15111- imagine that I have a tree and I...If I hadn't neglected to water the tree, it would not have died.
If I had watered the tree, it would not have died.
Rami15112- how could I use if clause for...If we wait for Fred to arrive, we can have lunch with him.
Are you talking about something like that?
|Maggie Starling This is not really a question about grammar but the start of a debate.|
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She has a job. Has is used here because it is 3rd person. Do you have a job? Yes I have. Have is used for 1st and 2nd person Does she have a job? Yes she has. Why is have used here? What is the grammatical reason? Does she have a job? No she doesn't ...
|Surfer She/He has a job = She/He does have a job -> Does She/He have a job?|
We/They/You/I have a job = We/They/You/I do have a job -> Do We/They/You/I have a job?
|yellowstarstruck Does she have a job? Yes she has. Why is have used here? What is the grammatical reason? Does she have a job? No she doesn't have a job. Why is have used here? What is the grammatical reason?|
Does she has a job? Why is this wrong grammmatically?
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|Doctor D What is the full sentence? That would tell us what other words could be used and how awkward this phrasing might be.|
For example, in this sentence, the wording is natural:
Seen under a humanitarian light, all his actions are noble.
|Anonymous Yes that sentence exactly. Can I say your sentence differently though? Can you just say 'humanitarianly'?|
I've attempted to write the sentence as correct as possible, would it be possible to get your thoughts about the grammar. They are all correct ...
|Doctor D Yes that sentence exactly. Can I say your sentence differently though? Can you just say 'humanitarianly'?|
That is an awkward phrase. So I would reword it to make the language simpler.
He is a humanitarian in all his actions.
Here are my ...
|Maggie Starling The Smithsonian Institution is an independent establishment dedicated to increase and expand knowledge. It has excellentt museums departments, art galleries, scholars and, has specialists in many fields. It is devoted to public education, basic ...|
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