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  1. Gorkem Atay's Avatar
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    concern

    ''That you came home late concerned me.''

    Is there a meaning of worry in this sentence above?


    When I use ''concern'' in terms of adjective, there is worry meaning, like ''I am concerned about my future.''

    But I am not sure when I use ''concern'' in terms of verb whether there is worry meaning or not.
    I have no English teacher, I try to improve my language on my own. Thanks for your help.

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    Re: concern

    Context would help, but it likely that there was an element of worry in that sentence.

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    Re: concern

    So, If I had said ''That you came home late worried me'', no wonder it would have been better way to give the worry meaning, right?
    I have no English teacher, I try to improve my language on my own. Thanks for your help.

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    Re: concern

    It certainly makes the "worry" more clear.

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