correct use of word

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Tan Elaine

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Since she embraced the ABC religion, she has become more cheerful.

Is 'embraced' correctly used in the sentence? Should it be 'has embraced'?

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xpert

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To embrace means to eagerly accept a new idea, opinion, religion etc.

It's correct :tick:

Grammatically speaking, I think both are correct
 
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