Is this sentence grammatically correct?

At this rate, he will never get the toy until this christmas—or possibly, the next christmas.

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  • Lôn
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago
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    He won't get the toy... (no need for the never)

    Next Christmas, (not the next Christmas).

    Don't forget to capitalise Christmas.

  • 3 weeks ago

    I agree with you . Thanks!

  • Mamie
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    It's almost perfect.  A couple of small changes:

    At this rate, he will never get the toy until this Christmas -- or possibly next Christmas.  

    (The name of the holiday always begins with a capital letter.)

  • Cara
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    At this rate he won't get the toy till Christmas—or even next Christmas.

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  • Laurie
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Change “never” to “not, and capitalize “Christmas”.

  • 3 weeks ago

    "At this rate, he won't get the toy until this Christmas—or possibly, the next."

    You don't need to repeat the word Christmas.

    Source(s): Lon
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