Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan

    • Join Date: Dec 2010
    • Posts: 1,038
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    conscience-stricken

    Is the following sentence acceptable?

    I have many secrets in my heart. Some of them are funny, and the others are conscience-stricken.
    Last edited by Ashiuhto; 17-Apr-2011 at 15:36. Reason: typo

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Canada
      • Current Location:
      • Canada

    • Join Date: Mar 2011
    • Posts: 2,113
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: conscience-stricken

    Quote Originally Posted by Ashiuhto View Post
    Is the following sentence acceptable?

    I have many secrets in my heart. Some of them are funny, and the others are conscience-stricken.
    Doesn't work for me. A secret doesn't have any conscience to be stricken.

Similar Threads

  1. [Essay] Stricken with writers' block
    By Trudy1988 in forum Editing & Writing Topics
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 19-Nov-2010, 19:56
  2. My conscience is offended.=?
    By thedaffodils in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-Jun-2009, 11:30
  3. My conscience doesnít allow me?
    By flytothesky in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 22-Dec-2008, 09:08
  4. [General] footage beamed from the stricken area
    By dilermando in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Sep-2008, 00:03

Posting Permissions

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