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    He proved disloyal

    Hi,

    Which one is grammatically correct?

    He proved disloyal.
    He proved to be disloyal.
    He came out to be disloyal.

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    Re: He proved disloyal

    The first two are correct. The third one isn't.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

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    Re: He proved disloyal

    You could say He turned out to be disloyal​ with the same meaning.
    I am not a teacher.

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