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    I feed a fish to a cat.

    The above senence does not sound right.
    Do you think it should be....... I feed the cat with a fish

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    Default Re: sentence correction

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Would like to verify this sentence


    I feed a fish to a cat.

    The above senence does not sound right.
    Do you think it should be....... I feed the cat with a fish
    feed - give food to (person/animal)

    I feed the cat with a fish. - correct

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Would like to verify this sentence


    I feed a fish to the cat.

    I feed the cat with a fish.

    I feed the cat with a spoon.
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    Default Re: sentence correction

    These are also correct:
    "I feed a fish to the cat."
    "I feed fish to the cat."
    "I feed the cat a fish."
    "I feed the cat fish."

    It doesn't matter whether you mention the cat or the fish first.

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