Home Learn English Teach English MyEnglishClub

Please note that these ESL Forums are NOT part of MyEnglishClub. To post at these ESL Forums please register ↑ first.

basic grammar question

English grammar help. Grammar questions from ESL learners

Moderator: Alan

basic grammar question

Postby timwon » Mon May 06, 2013 2:27 pm

Can someone help me out with this??? Which of the following sentences are grammatically correct? I don't know how many right answers there are :P

(A and B are nouns)

1. Pleasure results not from A, but from B.
2. Pleasure results not from A, but B.
3. Pleasure results from not A, but B

(also if there are any problems with comma usage, please tell me :D)

New Member
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon May 06, 2013 1:51 pm
Status: Other

Re: basic grammar question

Postby Alan » Wed May 08, 2013 6:21 am

#1 is correct and natural, although some natives would omit the comma.
User avatar
EC Teacher
EC Teacher
Posts: 12003
Joined: Mon Dec 29, 2003 7:56 pm
Location: Japan
Status: English Teacher

Return to Grammar Help

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 14 guests