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    #1

    Tom is honest at working.

    "Tom is honest at working and geniuen at speaking."

    Please check.

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    #2

    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    Why don't you check it first? Hint: spelling.

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    #3

    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    "Tom is honest at working and genuine at speaking."

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    #4

    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    It's unnatural.

    Tom works honestly and speaks genuinely.

    I'm not really sure what it means though. What do you mean by someone being honest when they are at work?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    He doesn't steal the office pens.

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    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    Tufguy, it's very unnatural. We wouldn't normally say a person is honest at work. (Is he dishonest other places?) As for being genuine at speaking, I suppose that means he tells the truth.

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    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    Saying someone is "an honest worker" is an expression. It's no so much that they don't steal things or lie (but that is sort of assumed), but that they work when they are supposed to work and don't slack off or goof around.

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    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    "He does an honest day's work for an honest day's pay."

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    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    Saying someone is "an honest worker" is an expression. It's no so much that they don't steal things or lie (but that is sort of assumed), but that they work when they are supposed to work and don't slack off or goof around.
    This is what I meant Emsr2d2.

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    #10

    Re: Tom is honest at working.

    Then that's what you need to say.

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