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    "No measurable talent"

    When someone says "He possesses no measurable talent"

    Does it mean that he has no talent at all, he is talentless

    or

    Does it mean that he has more talents than you can count.
    Last edited by kiezel52; 26-Jun-2013 at 02:38.

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    Re: "No measurable talent"

    The former. He has so little talent that it can't even be measured! It should read "He possesses ...".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: "No measurable talent"

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    The former. He has so little talent that it can't even be measured! It should read "He possesses ...".
    Thank you.

    And if we want the sentence to mean that he has countless talents, he is very talented, I believe, we should amend it to this: "He possesses unmeasurable/immesaurable talent", am I correct?

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    Re: "No measurable talent"

    Quote Originally Posted by kiezel52 View Post
    Thank you.

    And if we want the sentence to mean that he has countless talents, he is very talented, I believe, we should amend it to this: "He possesses unmeasurable/immesaurable talent", am I correct?
    Immeasurable is good.

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