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    Cool the pain remains

    Hello!

    Is it correct to say: "I burned myself really badly last year and the pain remained for a long time".


    Thanks a lot for your help.

    Will

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    Re: the pain remains

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Is it correct to say: "I burned myself really badly last year and the pain remained for a long time".
    It's possible to say that. I feel that it would be more natural to say;

    It (i.e. the burn) was painful for a very long time.

    or

    I was in pain for a very long time.

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    Re: the pain remains

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Is it correct to say: "I burned myself really badly last year and the pain remained for a long time".
    I would say "I burned myself really bad last year and the pain lasted for a long time."

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