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    usage of the word "reach"

    Is the usage of the word "reach" correct in the following sentence?

    The monster rescued the people, carried them on his back and reached them to the shore."

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    Julie.

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    Re: usage of the word "reach"

    Quote Originally Posted by Julierose View Post
    Is the usage of the word "reach" correct in the following sentence?

    The monster rescued the people, carried them on his back and reached them to the shore.
    No. You need carried/took/brought/ them to the shore.

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    Re: usage of the word "reach"

    Quote Originally Posted by Julierose View Post
    Is the usage of the word "reach" correct in the following sentence?

    The monster rescued the people, carried them on his back and reached them to the shore."

    Thankyou.
    Julie.

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    (1) I would most respectfully suggest:

    The monster rescued the people, carried them on his back, and reached the

    shore (with them). / The monster rescued the people, carried them on his back, and

    brought/delivered/ transported them to the shore.

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    Re: usage of the word "reach"

    I was under the impression that this could be an American English usage. However this seems to be not the case!

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