as much as I can afford

azz

Senior Member
armenian
Can one say
a. I am as healthy as I can afford to be.
b. I am as healthy as I can afford to.
c. I am as healthy as I can afford.

d. I eat as much as I can afford to.
e. I eat as much as I can afford.

?

The sentences are mine.

I don't like (c). The others seem fine to me.

Many thanks.
 
  • ain'ttranslationfun?

    Senior Member
    US English
    Hi, We can say a. if our Obamcare has been repealed, and d. if our SNAP (Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program, informally called "food stamps" has been revoked, but not the others.
     
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