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    #1

    David was born at the seaside

    I am wondering if it is correct to write "born at the seaside". Would you please correct the mistakes in my sentence?

    David was born at the seaside, and he had always a deep affection for the sea.

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    Re: David was born at the seaside

    I would use something like "near the coast" or "in a coastal town/village" instead of "at the seaside." I would also switch "he" and "had" around.

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    Re: David was born at the seaside

    I'd say "... he had always had a deep affection ..."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: David was born at the seaside

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I'd say "... he had always had a deep affection ..."
    That's what I meant.

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