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    Default using the verb 'patient'

    is it correct to say 'I am being patient on you' ?

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    Default Re: using the verb 'patient'

    No. Say: "I am being patient with you."

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    Thank you so much for your help! really appreciate it.

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    Default Re: using the verb 'patient'

    Quote Originally Posted by CKGEKS View Post
    Thank you so much for your help! really appreciate it.
    One other thing: "patient" is an adjective, not a verb.

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    Oh! thanks so much for the addition!

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    Default Re: using the verb 'patient'

    One other thing: "patient" is an adjective, not a verb.
    Perhaps you're a French speaker: patienter = 'to be patient'.

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