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    navi tasan is offline Key Member
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    Default talent

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

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    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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    Default 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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    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.

    PS - Welcome to UsingEnglish.com!
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    You are a nice bunch of people and it's a pleasure to be here!

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    Thanks Natalie and welcome.

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