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    habitual about him

    Hello dear teachers

    Is it correct to say:

    It's habitual about him to swim in the afternoon.

    Thanks.

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    Re: habitual about him

    Quote Originally Posted by Nathan Mckane View Post
    Hello dear teachers

    Is it correct to say:

    It's habitual about him to swim in the afternoon. No.

    Thanks.
    Try these:
    He has the habit of swimming in the afternoon.
    He is accustomed to swimming in the afternoon.

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    Re: habitual about him

    Thanks very much indeed for the answer.

    Would sombody please tell me if these two are correct?

    It's habitual with him to swim in the afternoon.

    It's habitual for him to swim in the afternoon.

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    Re: habitual about him

    Quote Originally Posted by Nathan Mckane View Post
    Thanks very much indeed for the answer.

    Would sombody please tell me if these two are correct?

    It's habitual with him to swim in the afternoon.

    It's habitual for him to swim in the afternoon.
    The second one is OK.

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