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In the sentence:

I would like to come to the UK this summer to improve my English as much as possible as I am going to study English at university next year.

Is it Okay to use "as" three times consequently like this? and are there any commas that should be added?

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    @Andrew - You are correct, but it might also be worth mentioning that if we strike the third as and replace it with a comma, it's suddently a complete and grammatical sentence: To improve my English as much as possible, I am going to study English at university next year.
    – J.R.
    Commented Sep 25, 2017 at 17:41
  • Now it's a complete sentence...
    – user62746
    Commented Sep 25, 2017 at 17:43

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Definitely put a comma after the word possible to indicate a break in sentence structure. As for the repeated use of the word as, it is perfectly acceptable in this circumstance. "as much as possible" is a widely used phrase. If you want to, you can change the last as to "because" to use more word variety while still keeping the meaning intact.

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  • I love the idea to use "because" instead of a third "as", but I'm not sold on the assertion that a comma is necessary. I'd probably not use one.
    – J.R.
    Commented Sep 25, 2017 at 20:55

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