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    Michael is extremely proud of his house

    I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct.

    Michael is extremely proud of his house, built of stone by his forbears four centuries ago.

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    Re: Michael is extremely proud of his house


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    Re: Michael is extremely proud of his house

    forebears

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    Re: Michael is extremely proud of his house

    WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English 2017

    forebear or forbear
    n.
    1. ancestor;
      forefather.

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