Sarah
Which sentences are correct? Thanks. Our company has suffered from lack of investment. Our company has suffered lack of investment. He was eventually diagonosed as suffering from terminal cancer. He was eventually diagonosed as suffering terminal cancer. Which sentences are correct? Thanks.
Feb 15, 2016 2:29 PM
Answers · 5
Yes, #1 and #3 are correct. You can use "suffer" without "from" in the narrow sense of "to tolerate": I suffered his insults to get the promotion The climbers suffered the cold to get to the top of the mountain However in your contexts you defnitely need "from"
February 15, 2016
The first and third sentences are correct.
February 15, 2016
from is preferable - but any of these sentences works...
February 22, 2016
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