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    Hi teachers,

    Where is your heroism? Correct?


    Many thanks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naeem Afzal View Post
    Hi teachers,

    Where is your heroism? Correct?


    Many thanks.
    It's grammatical.

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    When I ask someone in danger who always shows off or boast of his bravery.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Naeem Afzal View Post
    When I ask someone in danger who always shows off or boast of his bravery.
    It would be natural to use "courage" instead of "heroism".

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    And it would be even more natural to use short home-grown words, like
    • Where's your guts/spine/...?
    • Where's your backbone? [And I know that's 8 letters, but it's really 4+4....Other anatomical references are possible.]
    • Call yourself a man?
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