[Vocabulary] Word choice ( can boast of)

nininaz

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It is only one of the best historical buildings that my country can boast of.

Is the following a good replacement for "boast of"?
It is only one of the best historical buildings that my country can be proud of.
 

bhaisahab

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Yes, it's OK. I wouldn't use 'best' there, though. You could use 'great', 'beautiful', 'outstanding' etcetera.
 
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