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Is this sentence correct?

I know that he will do the job as best he can.

Or should it be?

I know that he will do the job the best he can.

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    I think both are grammatically correct, but the second one sounds better. The word "as" is usually used as a conjunction or conjunctive adverb. I think this is the word that makes the first sentence awkward.

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