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    #1

    canvass/resort/

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to share with me your opinion concerning the plausibility of the following sentences?

    I have to thank all my helpers who canvassed for me and helped me to win this election
    I have to canvass that district for orders.
    He have to canvass the town for subscription.
    The book agent canvassed the town for subscriptions.
    We have to canvass the present subject.
    I have made careful search on all hands, and canvassed the matter with all possible diligence.
    Shuttleworths are lists of people canvassed to be likely to vote for a particular political party in the PIG model of a electoral campaign.
    He is canvasing for the Conservative candidate.
    Can we do it without resort to force?
    If other means fail, we shall resort to force.
    We have to resort to trickery.
    I’m sorry you have resorted to deception.
    Poets sometimes resort to strange uses of the language.
    He likes to resort to blows.
    The police watched the cafes where the wanted man was known to resort.
    A resort is a place used for relaxation or recreation, attracting visitors for holidays or vacations.
    You are my only/last resort.
    At the age of twenty-five he resorted to Italy.
    We'll sleep in our sleeping bags as a last resort.
    A great resort of men of talents now flocked around him.

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.

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    #2

    Exclamation Re: canvass/resort/

    Quote Originally Posted by vil View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to share with me your opinion concerning the plausibility of the following sentences?

    I have to thank all my helpers who canvassed for me and helped me to win this election
    I have to canvass that district for orders.
    He have to canvass the town for subscription.
    The book agent canvassed the town for subscriptions.
    We have to canvass the present subject.
    I have made careful search on all hands, and canvassed the matter with all possible diligence.
    Shuttleworths are lists of people canvassed to be likely to vote for a particular political party in the PIG model of a electoral campaign.
    He is canvasing for the Conservative candidate.
    Can we do it without resort to force?
    If other means fail, we shall resort to force.
    We have to resort to trickery.
    Iím sorry you have resorted to deception.
    Poets sometimes resort to strange uses of the language.
    He likes to resort to blows.
    The police watched the cafes where the wanted man was known to resort.
    A resort is a place used for relaxation or recreation, attracting visitors for holidays or vacations.
    You are my only/last resort.
    At the age of twenty-five he resorted to Italy.
    We'll sleep in our sleeping bags as a last resort.
    A great resort of men of talents now flocked around him.

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.
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