damaged merchandise

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damaged merchandise

Post by navi » Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:46 am

1) Do not worry about damaged merchandise. When we handle your goods, they will never be damaged.

2) Do not worry about damaged merchandise. If you buy anything from us, you can be sure it is not damaged.

Are the above grammatical and do they make sense?

The first sentence, in this context, does not mean: do not worry about merchandise that has (already) been damaged.

In '1', the idea is that your merchandise will not be damaged. There will be no damaged merchandise.

In '2', the idea is that there is no damaged merchandise. You will never buy something from us and then find out that it is damaged.


Re: damaged merchandise

Post by Phil White » Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:33 pm

I fail entirely to see the distinction that you appear to think that you are attempting to try to make...
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