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    wet the bed

    What do we describe an adult who always wet the bed during sleeping at night without any significant health problem. (not stroke...)


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    Re: wet the bed

    He suffers from urinary incontinence.

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    I would suggest that an adult who routinely wets the bed DOES have a health problem!
    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: wet the bed

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I would suggest that an adult who routinely wets the bed DOES have a health problem!
    I agree. It's called enuresis.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    I agree. It's called enuresis.

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    Well, that's something else I've learnt today.

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    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Well, that's something else I've learnt today.
    All part of the service.

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    Re: wet the bed

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Well, that's something else I've learnt today.
    'I say I say I say, your roof leaks at night.'
    'How do you know?'
    'Because it's enuretic.'

    (This may require a bit of thought - and you'll probably decide it wasn't worth it in the end.)

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