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    Question 'most doctors' handwriting is'?

    Hi all,
    Is this sentence right?

    'Most doctors' handwriting is illegible'?





    Thanks.

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    Default Re: 'most doctors' handwriting is'?

    It may or may not be true, but the sentence is grammatically correct.

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    Default Re: 'most doctors' handwriting is'?

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    It may or may not be true, but the sentence is grammatically correct.
    I think there is a course in most medical schools titled "Illegible Prescription Writing 101"

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    Default Re: 'most doctors' handwriting is'?

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    It may or may not be true, but the sentence is grammatically correct.

    Thanks dear 5jj. Due to some L1 interference, perhaps, I keep thinking that, 'most doctors' handwritings are illegible' and I can't help it! :(
    Or maybe the problem is native speakers don't see this structure as their first option or so.



    Wish you best!

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    Default Re: 'most doctors' handwriting is'?

    Quote Originally Posted by billmcd View Post
    I think there is a course in most medical schools titled "Illegible Prescription Writing 101"
    They've cancelled that class because now the majority of prescriptions are computer-generated. Most clinical notes are also now typed, either directly by the doctor, or dictated and typed. Personally, I think it's a complete waste of a talent that many doctors have put much time into perfecting.

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