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    green

    • Jan has just joined the company. She is green to the job.


    Is the above sentence correct?

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    Re: green

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    • Jan has just joined the company. She is green to the job.


    Is the above sentence correct?

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    What do you think?

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    Re: green

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    What do you think?
    I think it's correct.

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    Re: green

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    I think it's correct.
    It's not. You could say "She is green at the job" meaning that she lacks experience.

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    Re: green

    I don't think you even need to specify "at the job".

    - She has just started at the company. She's still very green.

    Given the context, the reader/listener would know that you meant "inexperienced".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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