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Is the following sentence correct? He enjoys nothing but listen to music.
Aug 24, 2019 2:32 AM
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It should be, 'He enjoys nothing but listening to music'. I disagree with Jessica on this being an odd way to phrase. It sounds very natural to me.
August 24, 2019
Thanks, Sylvia Ujwary and Jessica.
August 24, 2019
What Jessica said was correct. Another option: He doesn't enjoy anything except listening to music.
August 24, 2019
"He enjoys nothing but listening to music" Would be technically correct, but it's an odd way to phrase what you're trying to say. I provided a few more options below that sound more natural. "He only enjoys listening to music." "The only thing he enjoys is listening to music."
August 24, 2019
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