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    Collocations

    What about this collocations
    1. I canít quite remember his name but heís universally known
    2. Iíve seen the Queen on TV but never in live ????????

    3. All she has to do is to snap her fingers and he comes running

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    Re: Collocations

    Quote Originally Posted by ♥WinniePooh♥ View Post
    What about thisese collocations?
    1. I canít quite remember his name but heís universally known. Possible, though it sounds a little stilted to me
    2. Iíve seen the Queen on TV but never in live. ? ??????? 'in person' is more natural

    3. All she has to do is to snap her fingers and he comes running. Fine
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    Re: Collocations

    Without the slightest doubt, 'in person' is more natural.

    But, in AmE, "live" is more often used.

    John

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    Re: Collocations

    Quote Originally Posted by ♥WinniePooh♥ View Post
    What about this collocations
    1. I canít quite remember his name but heís universally known OK, common in reference to personalities, events, literature etc.
    2. Iíve seen the Queen on TV but never in live ???????? "Live" without "in" but better "in person"

    3. All she has to do is to snap her fingers and he comes running OK but often used without "to".
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