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    #1

    now of the opinion?

    Is this sentence OK?

    She is now of the opinion that the training will take two whole days.

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    #2

    Re: now of the opinion?

    Yes, if her opinion has changed from one stated earlier.

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    Re: now of the opinion?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    Yes, if her opinion has changed from one stated earlier.
    Does the word now suggest that she changed her opinion or the phrase of the opinion itself suggest that?

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    #4

    Re: now of the opinion?

    Quote Originally Posted by david11 View Post
    Does the word now suggest that she changed her opinion or the phrase of the opinion itself suggest that?
    It's the 'now' part of it that means it's changed. 'I'm of the opinion that...' just means 'my opinion is that...' (and I'm of the opinion that it sounds more sophisticated than the latter.)


    (not a teacher, just a language lover)

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