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    Boast richness

    1. His neighbors often show off their wealth.
    2. His neighbors often boast their richness.
    3. His neighbors often brag about their wealth.

    Do these three sentences make any sense and have the same meaning?

    Thank you so much

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    Re: Boast richness

    Gil, would you really use "richness" there?

    I would use "riches" but tend to reserve "richness" for things like food (esp. chocolate), color, or sound, not as a synonym for "wealth."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Boast richness

    I think a coffee brand might boast its richness.

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