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    #1

    talent

    Which is correct:
    1-My talent is singing.
    2-My talent is for singing.

  1. Natalie27
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    Re: talent

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan
    Which is correct:
    1-My talent is singing.
    2-My talent is for singing.
    I think there are different ways of conveying the same message:

    I have a talent for singing.
    My talent is in singing.
    My talent rests in singing.

    I think that "My talent is singing" seems to be grammatically correct but it sounds awkward right for some reason.

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    #3

    Re: talent

    Quote Originally Posted by Natalie27
    I think there are different ways of conveying the same message:

    I have a talent for singing.
    My talent is in singing.
    My talent rests in singing.
    I agree.

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    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.

  2. Natalie27
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    Re: talent

    Quote Originally Posted by Red5
    Quote Originally Posted by Natalie27
    I think there are different ways of conveying the same message:

    I have a talent for singing.
    My talent is in singing.
    My talent rests in singing.
    I agree.

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    #5
    Thanks Natalie and welcome.

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