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    #1

    Mean well for

    Hello

    Could somebody please tell me if the sentences below sound good:

    Parents mean well for their children. They often disagree with their children, but there is a reason. They want to warn their children against problems and wrong decisions they may make.

    thanks

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    #2

    Re: Mean well for

    Usually we warn people "about" something.
    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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