Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: muscular strain

  1. #1
    Silverobama is offline Senior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • China
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    689
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default muscular strain

    Hi,

    Is this sentence idiomatic and correct, what does "muscular strain" mean?


    He had a muscular strain.


    Thanks a lot

  2. #2
    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    13,980
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: muscular strain

    It's correct.

    Have you googled muscular strain?

    Rover

  3. #3
    Silverobama is offline Senior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • China
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    689
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: muscular strain

    Dear Rover,

    Fancy meeting you here, I feel so warm since your kindness fills my life.

    I did look up "Strain" before asking a question here, I don't want to waste anyone's time here. I asked this question because the Chinese translation made a seemingly stupid mistake, it means "the muscle is too tight", whereas when I looked up "Strain", it gives the definition like "injury to the muscle", that's what make me feel confused.

    Yours

    Silver

  4. #4
    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Retired English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • England
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    13,980
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: muscular strain

    Here's a good explanation:

    Muscular Strains

    Rover

Similar Threads

  1. strain
    By Nathan Mckane in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Jul-2010, 07:54
  2. strain
    By GUEST2008 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 17-Feb-2009, 09:35
  3. Is muscular used for women too?
    By daisy1352 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 22-Nov-2007, 11:21
  4. strain
    By blouen in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 23-Jul-2007, 00:01
  5. muscular vs. muscle
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Dec-2006, 03:34

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk