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    #1

    utterly villain/good person,...

    If one is an utterly good person, one will be reborn in better circumstances. On the other hand, if one is an utter villain, one will immediately go to hell.

    The above are my sentences.

    Are the bold phrases correct?

    Thanks.
    Last edited by Tan Elaine; 04-Jun-2017 at 09:57.

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    #2

    Re: utterly villain/good person,...

    Yes, they are fine, Elaine.
    “Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.”

    — Arthur Schopenhauer

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    #3

    Re: utterly villain/good person,...

    Well done for asking the right question - "Are they correct?" Had you asked "Are they true​?" as learners often do, there would have been a long and involved debate!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: utterly villain/good person,...

    Note that the "utterly villain" in your title is wrong. Also, consider "reborn to better circumstances."

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