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    kohyoongliat is offline Senior Member
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    Default correct words to convey idea

    I organised a party that was well-received/well received by the 300 people who attended (it).

    Is 'it' required? I want to convey the idea that 300 people attended the party and they enjoyed it. I think well-received(?) is not quite suitable. If so, what is the appropriate word?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: correct words to convey idea

    It's not required, IMO, but it's also fine with it. 'Well-received' doesn't work for me- that would go with ideas, plans, schemes, etc. How about 'that went down well with the 300'?

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