Question
Updated on
25 September

  • Simplified Chinese (China)
  • English (US)
Question about English (US)

He said students who are retained are twice as likely to drop out of school.
Is there any grammatical problem here?
Why not say He said students who are retained are twice as likely (as) to drop out of school.

Answers
Share this question
Read more comments

  • English (UK)
  • English (US)

  • Simplified Chinese (China)
[News] Hey you! The one learning a language!

Share this question
He said students who are retained are twice as likely to drop out of school.
Is there any grammatical problem here? 
Why not say He said students who are retained are twice as likely (as) to drop out of school.
Recommended Questions
Topic Questions
Newest Questions
Previous question/ Next question