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    #1

    control of work done

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me your opinion concerning the following sentences?

    The sun was extremely strong.
    The sun was blazing hot.
    The sun shone hot.
    The sun scorched.
    The sun beat down.
    The sun was hot.

    Thank you for your efforts.

    Regards,

    V.

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    Re: control of work done

    The sun was extremely strong. OK
    The sun was blazing hot. OK
    The sun shone hot. OK
    The sun scorched. <transitive: scorched WHAT?>
    The sun beat down. OK
    The sun was hot. OK

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    Re: control of work done

    The sun is blazing hot. X This is incorrect, and should read "blazingly hot," in my view.

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