placement of "indefinitely"

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placement of "indefinitely"

Post by grammarguy » Tue Nov 21, 2017 1:17 am

I am going to make up two similar sentences below.

(1) My boss will renew my contract indefinitely.

(2) My boss will indefinitely renew my contract.

I am sure that (1) is correct because adverbs are usually put at the end of the sentence.

Is (2) both grammatically correct and idiomatic? Thanks for your help.

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Re: placement of "indefinitely"

Post by Alan » Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:33 am

#1 is the more natural, but both are possible.