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    kohyoongliat is offline Senior Member
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    Default The guests were saving their stomachs for their impending feast.

    The snacks were not delicious. The guests were saving their stomachs for their impending feast.

    Is 'impending' OK in the sentence?

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: The guests were saving their stomachs for their impending feast.

    It's OK. A better word might be 'forthcoming'.

    '...saving their appetites' would be better than '...saving their stomachs'.

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    Default Re: The guests were saving their stomachs for their impending feast.

    Quote Originally Posted by kohyoongliat View Post
    The snacks were not delicious. The guests were saving their stomachs for their impending feast.

    Is 'impending' OK in the sentence?

    Thanks.
    I agree with Rover. But it occurred to me that the guests didn't eat the snacks because they were not very good.

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