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    Verb "intuit"

    I just would like to know if I have used "intuit" correctly in the following sentences. Are these sentences grammatically correct without "that". Please would you correct my mistakes.

    1. Peter intuited his girlfriend did not love him even if she never showed any strange feelings.
    2. The father entered the house and intuited something terrible had happened to his children.
    3. He sat with his wife intuiting she was going to ask him about his lover.

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    Re: Verb "intuit"

    It's not a widely used verb in everyday English.

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    Re: Verb "intuit"

    Bhai,
    I know it is a very formal word. I am just wondering if those sentences are grammatically correct, or maybe they sound unnatural.

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    Re: Verb "intuit"

    They are grammatically correct, but sensed/sensing would sound more narueal.

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