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    lexis

    Hello!
    May I say: 'I want to make poetry living', ('living' as a synonym of 'alive').
    Another question: I know I should say 'dissatisfied with'; but is 'dissatisfied towards' completely wrong?
    Thank you,
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    romea

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    Re: lexis

    Quote Originally Posted by romea View Post
    Hello!
    May I say: 'I want to make poetry living', ('living' as a synonym of 'alive').
    Another question: I know I should say 'dissatisfied with'; but is 'dissatisfied towards' completely wrong?
    Thank you,
    bye
    romea
    You could say; 'I want to make poetry a living thing.'

    'Dissatisfied towards' is completely wrong.

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    Re: lexis

    or also,

    I want to make poetry come to life.

    I would never say dissatisfied towards to something.
    It sounds wrong to my ear.

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