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    Verb "harbour"

    I have written a few sentences using the verb "harbour". Would you please correct my mistakes?

    1. Anna harboured a deep resentment against her former husband who had left her for his secretary.
    2. Some women harbour a dream that they are going to merry a rich prince.
    3. Peter harboured hatred for politicians ever since he lost his job and flat.
    4. Amanda's grudge against her boss grew with every passing day until she handed in her notice and found another job.

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    Re: Verb "harbour"

    Quote Originally Posted by Bassim View Post
    I have written a few sentences using the verb "harbour". Would you please correct my mistakes?

    1. Anna harboured a deep resentment against her former husband who had left her for his secretary.
    2. Some women harbour a dream that they are going to marry a rich prince. It's OK but I'd say "... harbour a dream of marrying a rich prince".)
    3. Peter had harboured hatred for politicians ever since he lost his job and flat. (Use the past perfect here because of the later use of "ever since".)
    4. Amanda's grudge against her boss grew with every passing day until she handed in her notice and found another job. It's a perfectly good sentences but it doesn't use "harbour"!
    See above.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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