English grammar help. Grammar questions from ESL learners

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Postby pdh0224 » Fri Aug 27, 2004 5:13 am

Dear teacher,

The only incontrovertible fact of my work is the importance of life. I always say that death can be one of the greatest experiences ever.

Q : Can I put 'ever' just behind of "greatest"?

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Postby Dixie » Fri Aug 27, 2004 10:09 am

"Greatest ever experience"?? I don't think so, pal. :D

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Postby bwkcaj_ca » Sun Sep 12, 2004 6:21 am

Well I don't know if it's grammatically kosher but a term such as
"greatest-ever experiences would certaily be acceptable in
colloquial English (notice the hyphen though.)

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