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    Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Hi everyone,

    How do you feel if some people say they have a "video with 'intact video display' but no sound"? Is it too formal? If yes, how would you put it?
    Thank you!

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Quote Originally Posted by thincat View Post
    Hi everyone,

    How do you feel if some people say they have a "video with 'intact video display' but no sound"? Is it too formal? If yes, how would you put it?
    Thank you!
    If someone said that to me, I wouldn't know what they meant by "intact video display".

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    The video had no sound/had lost the sound.

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    How about with sound but no "screen"?
    Is it called "intact visual display but no sound"?

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Why would we assume that the video is not "intact"?

    Simply say that the video has no sound.

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Is it even simpler to say "a soundless video"?

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Possibly, but we don't.

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    Is it even simpler to say "a soundless video"?
    That could be deliberate like a silent movie.

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    #9

    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    The picture is fine, but the audio isn't working.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Video with "intact video display" but no sound?

    May I say "audio-defective"?

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