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    He says he is good in athletics

    Is that correct? athletics is an adjective

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    Re: athletics

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    He says he is good in athletics

    Is that correct? athletics is an adjective
    Yet, it's correct.

    athlete= person, athletics=sports (especially track or field)
    and athletic is the adjective, not athletics.

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    Re: athletics

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    He says he is good in athletics

    Is that correct? athletics is an adjective
    Athletics is a sport, a noun.

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