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    why 'discuss about' is grammatically wrong?

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    Re: gimme explaination

    Quote Originally Posted by curious freak View Post
    why 'discuss about' is grammatically wrong?

    Discuss is a transitive verb. It is followed by a direct object. You can say either discuss or speak about, but not discuss about.

    e.g. We discussed the problem when we met last week.

    To speak with another or others about; talk over.
    To examine or consider (a subject) in speech or writing.
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    Last edited by Teia; 28-Aug-2007 at 21:34.

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