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    21.and true

    I always tell my girl to make sure beforehand that she has a good man and true, and the chance will neither make her nor break her.my question is :what is the function of "and true"?

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    Re: 21.and true

    Quote Originally Posted by notletrest View Post

    I always tell my girl to make sure beforehand that she has a good man and true, and the chance will neither make her nor break her. My question is: what is the function of "and true"?
    'A good man and true' is a rather literary way of saying 'a good and honest man'.


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    Re: 21.and true

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    'A good man and true' is a rather literary way of saying 'a good and honest man'.


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    I don't know the relationship between true and honest.Thus we can say a good and handsome man or a good and polite man etc.Thanks!

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