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    motico is offline Member
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    Default Is this sentence phrased properly?

    Is this sentence phrased properly? I wasn't sure about "repair".


    'Granting the citizens their just rights is a repair of a long-lasting historical evil'

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    Default Re: Is this sentence phrased properly?

    I would remove the word just and rephrase it a little, so it would look like this:

    Granting the citizens their rights will repair the long-lasting historical evil.

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    Default Re: Is this sentence phrased properly?

    I accept your correction. Thank you very much!

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    Default Re: Is this sentence phrased properly?

    Not a teacher.

    "Redress" in a better word than "repair."

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