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    Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Is the above sentence write or wrong?
    If we compare this sentence with " Today i have enjoyed and learned a lot" then which one would be more appropriate?

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    #2

    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Quote Originally Posted by Ali Kazi View Post
    Is the above title sentence write right or wrong?
    If we compare this sentence with "Today, I have enjoyed and learned a lot", then which one would be more appropriate?
    Welcome to the forum.

    Neither sentence is correct. The sentence in the title has no closing punctuation mark and you need something after "enjoyed".

    I enjoyed today and I learnt a lot.
    I have enjoyed today and I have learnt a lot.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    The verb "enjoy" is transitive. Do you know what that means, Ali Kazi?

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    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Quote Originally Posted by teechar View Post
    The verb "enjoy" is transitive. Do you know what that means, Ali Kazi?
    No,teechar
    What is transitive verb?

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    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Quote Originally Posted by Ali Kazi View Post
    No, teechar.
    What is a transitive verb?
    A transitive verb requires an object. So in the sentences provided by emsr2d2, "today" is the object. In your sentence in post #1, the verb "enjoy" had no object. Do you follow me?

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    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    How can i follow you on this forum? i am a new member, please guide.

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    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Read the following if you can't follow.
    https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/gr...ansitive-verbs
    I am not a teacher.

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    #8

    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    You could also say Today, I have enjoyed the class/lesson, etc.

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    #9

    Re: Today, I enjoyed and learned a lot

    Quote Originally Posted by Ali Kazi View Post
    How can I follow you on this forum? I am a new member. Please guide me.
    Quote Originally Posted by teechar View Post
    Do you follow me?
    That means "do you understand me?"

    Take a look at meaning #4.4 of "follow" in the link below.

    https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/follow

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