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    left for abroad

    He left for abroad.

    Is the above sentence correct?

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    Re: left for abroad

    Hi

    It sounds OK. The collocations, however, are went abroad and left to go abroad.


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    Unhappy Re: left for abroad

    Quote Originally Posted by Soup View Post
    Hi

    It sounds OK. The collocations, however, are went abroad and left to go abroad.

    Sounds okay, but I think you can't use an adverbial after the phrase leave for.

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