San
Lv 5
San asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 2 months ago

Are these sentences both correct?

A. The drain is clogged.

B. The drain is clogged up.

Thanks!

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  • God
    Lv 7
    2 months ago
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    A is more grammatically correct.  B is more colloquial.  Both are perfectly acceptable by native English speakers.

  • User
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    A is correct.

    At least in theory you should not end a sentence with a preposition. So (at least in theory) B is not correct.

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