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    #1

    adverse

    How could I say it otherwise?
    I would not adverse to taking a drink.

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    #2

    Re: adverse

    Your version is incorrect.

    Look up the difference between "adverse" and "averse".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: adverse

    Thanks.
    And once again. How could I say it otherwise?
    I would not be averse to taking a drink.

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    Re: adverse

    Quote Originally Posted by altiwife View Post
    Thanks.
    And once again. How could I say it otherwise?
    I would not be averse to taking a drink.
    In addition to the correct version quoted above, you could say "I wouldn't mind having a drink," "I wouldn't mind a drink," "I'd love a drink," or many other things to express the idea.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #5

    Re: adverse

    In keeping with another ongoing thread, you could also say I could do with​ a drink.
    I am not a teacher.

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