before he goes to work

English translation: both are correct

17:02 Apr 18, 2005
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: before he goes to work
Is it right to say: "before he goes to work" or should I only say "before going to work?"

English translation:both are correct
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Konstantin Kisin
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:14
Grading comment
Thanks. Sorry, but there was not more context.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +15both are correct
Konstantin Kisin

Discussion entries: 1



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +15
both are correct


Konstantin Kisin
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks. Sorry, but there was not more context.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Aisha Maniar: not much else you can say without any further context to go on!
5 mins
  -> yeah :)

agree  Kirill Semenov
5 mins

agree  Robert Donahue (X)
7 mins

agree  Mikhail Kropotov
24 mins

agree  Dina Abdo
37 mins

agree  madak: context please / Sorry Konstantin, my comment was directed at the asker. Should have used 'ask the asker' box above.
38 mins
  -> I haven't got any, sorry :) I understood you alright, was just joking around :)

agree  Alfa Trans (X)
54 mins

agree  Java Cafe
1 hr

agree  Rafal Korycinski
2 hrs

agree  Lietta Warren-Granato
2 hrs

agree  Shane London
5 hrs

agree  RHELLER: if the asker would have provided the rest, we could have actually helped!
5 hrs
  -> we did our best in the face of adversity :)

agree  humbird
11 hrs

agree  Empty Whiskey Glass
23 hrs

agree  mrrobkoc
1 day 5 hrs
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