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Tina3

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He will mind if you take his chair.

The English word mind is a transitive one.
I think my sentences is bad; there is no object. Can you tell me?
 

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He will mind if you take his chair.

The English word mind is a transitive one.
I think my sentences is bad; there is no object. Can you tell me?

It's fine.

Will he mind if I take his chair? (Will he be bothered/upset?)
No, he won't mind if you take his chair.
Yes, he will mind if you take his chair.
 

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He will mind if you take his chair.

The English verb mind can be a transitive one.
I think my sentences is bad; there is no object.

The object is 'if you take his chair'.


mind


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  • (when transitive, may take a clause as object) to take offence at: do you mind if I smoke? I don't mind
(Collins Concise English Dictionary)
 

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There are intransitive uses of "mind". This is one of them. It means "care" or "worry".
 
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