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    take a warning

    Which of the following sentences is better?

    (1) Now, I will let the shameful conduct put in my heart as a warning.
    (2) Now, I will take the shameful conduct as a warning.

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    Re: take a warning

    Hi Ashiuhto

    As a NES, but not a teacher, although I wouldn't normally have said it that way, 1) doesn't work for me, but 2) does.

    I would expect the rebuke for the shameful conduct to be taken as the warning.

    Hope this helps
    R21

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