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    Default Is this sentence corrrect?

    To use the word ameliorate in this sentence:

    The sitter ameliorated herself to baby-sit the child by quieting him by giving him candy

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    Default Re: Is this sentence corrrect?

    It doesn't work for me. Maybe 'ingratiated'would work better.

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