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And between different verbs Can we use "and" between two verbs that accept different kind of object? like this one: He embraced and converted to Christianity... I think it should be changed to "he embraced Christianity and converted to it" or just remove one of them.
Feb 16, 2014 6:25 PM
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Either would be acceptable.
February 16, 2014
Yes, but note that if the verbs required different prepositions, you would need to include them: "He learned from and converted to Christianity..." In that case, I might do what you suggested: "He learned from Christianity and converted to it."
February 17, 2014
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