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    #1

    Worn out?

    Hi,

    Can you say:

    "I worn this bag out for years" like used it alot

    Thanks

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    #2

    Re: Worn out?

    No.

    'I've been using this bag for years and I've worn it out.'

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    #3

    Re: Worn out?

    Quote Originally Posted by TheShadow View Post
    Hi,

    Can you say:

    "I worn this bag out for years" like used it alot

    Thanks
    "I've used (or I used) it for years" - I used it over a period of time spanning many years.
    "I've worn it out" - it's now unusable, it's finished, it's dead, it's no good any more.

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