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    Question Tantrum Use

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    Kindly clarify how the word TANTRUM must be used in a sentence. Moreover, is this use correct: 'I was thrown into a tantrum as I realized what had happened.'

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    Re: Tantrum Use

    Quote Originally Posted by Huda-M View Post
    Hi,
    Respected Teachers,

    Kindly clarify how the word TANTRUM must be used in a sentence. Moreover, is this use correct: 'I was thrown into a tantrum as I realized what had happened.'
    No, one can't be "thrown into a tantrum". Perhaps you "threw a tantrum".

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    Re: Tantrum Use

    And here is a little girl "throwing a tantrum".

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-G1sY_XWu0
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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