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    Is the word attributes used correctly in the following sentence?


    I am glad to be able to introduce myself and inform you about my attributes.

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    Default Re: Vocabulary Use

    Quote Originally Posted by dannyschool View Post
    Is the word 'attributes' used correctly in the following sentence?


    I am glad to be able to introduce myself and inform you about my attributes.
    It could be, depending on the context. Are you applying for a job as a male stripper?

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    Default Re: Vocabulary Use

    Quote Originally Posted by dannyschool View Post
    Is the word attributes used correctly in the following sentence?


    I am glad to be able to introduce myself and inform you about my attributes.
    Just say "I'm happy for the opportunity to introduce myself and tell you a little about myself."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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