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    good vs well

    When someone asks how a family member is doing and the question is general, not specifically about health, is it wrong to reply that she is doing good? Or must you use she is doing well?

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    Re: good vs well

    Grammar purists would prefer 'well', but you will hear people saying 'good'.

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    Re: good vs well

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    When someone asks how a family member is doing and the question is general, not specifically about health, is it wrong to reply that she is doing good? Or must you use she is doing well?
    "Good" will sound uneducated to many ears.

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