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    Learn of the status

    In this post emsr2d2 said '"Learn of the status" makes no sense'. Does it make sense in the context below?
    'Anyone who has made a claim for compensation can learn of the status of it from the website.'

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    Re: Learn of the status

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    In this post emsr2d2 said '"Learn of the status" makes no sense'. Does it make sense in the context below?
    'Anyone who has made a claim for compensation can learn of the status of it from the website.'
    It's understandable but "check the status" is much more natural.

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    Re: Learn of the status

    "Check its status" rather than "the status of it" sound more natural to me.
    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: Learn of the status

    And if you really feel the need to use learn, it would work better for me without of. However, it's not a natural sentence to me.

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