Native English speakers, could you please help me with these issues?
Is this sentence correct:
"You shouldn't eat in the living room because crumbs WILL FALL DOWN, and that will attract cockroaches and other bugs."
- MamieLv 73 weeks agoFavorite Answer
You can say "will fall down," but 'DOWN' is redundant. When something falls, it's always 'down.' Unless you're in a gravity-free environment, nothing falls 'up.'
- reme_1Lv 73 weeks ago
Try" crumbs will fall on the floor" and that will attract.....
- bluebellbkkLv 73 weeks ago
No. Just ... 'crumbs will fall'.
But most people would in fact use 'drop': ... "because you'll drop crumbs, which will attract ... "
- 3 weeks ago
I'm just reallt and now my ex posted that I