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    Put out to sea

    I am not sure if my sentence sounds natural. Would you please correct my mistakes?

    On a Sunday morning, the ship put out to sea and in the afternoon it made port at Portsmouth.

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    Re: Put out to sea

    It's fine.

    Seafarers would omit 'out'.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 19-Jun-2016 at 12:26.

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