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    David often drives himself beyond his physical limits

    I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

    David often drives himself beyond his physical limits, which makes some people think he is on drugs.

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    Re: David often drives himself beyond his physical limits

    I'd use "pushes", not "drives". I can't say that "drives" is wrong but we generally refer to people pushing themselves to/beyond their limits.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: David often drives himself beyond his physical limits

    emsr2d2,

    I am just wondering is it enough to say "pushes himself beyond his limits." or do I need to add "physical".

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    Re: David often drives himself beyond his physical limits

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    emsr2d2,

    I am just wondering if is it it is enough to say "pushes himself beyond his limits (no full stop here)" or do I need to add "physical"?
    If he pushes himself only beyond his physical limits, then you need to specify that. If he pushes himself beyond all his limits, then just leave "limits".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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