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  1. Boris Tatarenko's Avatar
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    #1

    he's a typical American / he's typically American

    Hello.

    I'm really confused with these two sentences. Which one is correct?

    1) He's a typical American
    2) He's typically American
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #2

    Re: he's a typical American / he's typically American

    They are both correct. I've never heard 2.

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    #3

    Re: he's a typical American / he's typically American

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    They are both correct. I've never heard 2.

    Neither have I. However I came across this sentence on Facebook, that's why I asked here whether or not it was correct.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #4

    Re: he's a typical American / he's typically American

    They're both incorrect due to the lack of a closing punctuation mark.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: he's a typical American / he's typically American

    Boris, I told you exactly the same thing here.

    Please click Like to acknowledge that you have read and understood posts #4 and 5.

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    #6

    Re: he's a typical American / he's typically American

    I prefer #1 (with appropriate punctuation).

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