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    Smile They forbid that students play chess in the library.

    Hi,

    They have forbidden that students play chess in the library since last week.

    Is this idiomatic?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: They forbid that students play chess in the library.

    Quote Originally Posted by taked4700 View Post
    Hi,

    They have forbidden that students play chess in the library since last week.

    Is this idiomatic?

    Thanks in advance.
    No. "Students have been forbidden from playing chess in the library since last week." This is natural.

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