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    Worth her salt

    I am wondering if my sentence sounds natural.

    Anna reflected that no woman worth her salt would marry a man only for his money.

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    Re: Worth her salt

    It sounds fine to me (but I am past my best-by date). Let's see what younger members have to say.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 05-Dec-2016 at 09:19.

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    Re: Worth her salt

    I think it sounds old-fashioned. If that's the desired effect, it works well.
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