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    to be good at something

    Dear teachers

    Is this sentence OK?

    If there is anything she is good at, is playing people. This is her 17th wedding!

    Thank you

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    Re: to be good at something

    Quote Originally Posted by Offroad View Post
    Dear teachers

    Is this sentence OK?

    If there is anything she is good at, is playing people. This is her 17th wedding!

    Thank you
    "If there is something she is good at, it is playing people."
    This is grammatical.

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    Re: to be good at something

    I had it right at first. I changed because I thought it sounded odd. Funny!

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