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    #1

    correct?

    Hello!

    Is this sentence correct ?

    You did paint a ‘wonderful’ picture of your capacity to be a very kind person.


    Thanks

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    Re: correct?

    Yes, it's syntactically correct. Whether or not it's semantically meaningful will depend on the context.

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    Re: correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by lauralie2 View Post
    Yes, it's syntactically correct. Whether or not it's semantically meaningful will depend on the context.
    That's right.

    And you don't need inverted commas around wonderful, verite. (Welcome to the board).

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    Re: correct?

    You could use the inverted commas to imply that you're being ironic and it was not wonderful.

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