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    "He was drunk (from) too much wine"?

    I thought that he was drunk from too much wine.
    I thought that he was drunk too much wine.

    If those two sentences are good, that is OK. If not, how could I make them natural, please?

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    Re: "He was drunk (from) too much wine"?

    Only the first is correct. You can't omit 'from'.

    You could say 'I thought (that) he had drunk too much wine', but the meaning is not the same.

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    Re: "He was drunk (from) too much wine"?

    Hello Rover.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    You could say 'I thought (that) he had drunk too much wine', but the meaning is not the same.
    How is that, please? Past perfect?

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    Re: "He was drunk (from) too much wine"?

    If you say "He has/had drunk too much wine", it doesn't necessarily mean that he is drunk.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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