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  1. Bill Jensen

    Verb needed

    Vocabulary question: Are experiences something you "get", "receive" ... "experience"? I'm trying to figure out what verb belongs here (in relation to a young person fresh out of high school):

    "She wants to get out and see the world and ___________ some valuable experiences before starting to concern herself with jobs and a career."


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    Re: Verb needed

    Experience is something you 'gain'

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    Re: Verb needed

    As it says 'experiences' I'd go with 'live'...

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    Re: Verb needed

    I like to have experiences. At least I used to when I was younger.

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