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    #1

    fight fire

    A firefighter fights fire with a hose.

    Is the sentence correct?

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    Re: fight fire

    Yes.

    Alliteration
    A firefighter fights fire(s) with a fire hose.

    All the best.

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    Re: fight fire

    Hi Casiopea

    What do you mean by "alliteration'?

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    Re: fight fire

    What does your dictionary say?

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    Re: fight fire

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    What does your dictionary say?
    I've referred to it. It's not clear. My dictionary is a pocket-size one, so it does not explain clearly.

    Thanks again.

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    Re: fight fire

    All right. Type the word alliteration into your search engine window. I used Google, and here's what she came up with: alliteration - Google Search

    All the best.

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    Re: fight fire

    Thanks.

    Alliteration
    A firefighter fights fire(s) with a fire hose.

    So you are saying that there is alliteration in the sentence, nothing to do with correct English usage.

    Thanks again.

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    Re: fight fire

    You're most welcome.

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