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devote etc.

Postby Cosmos » Mon Oct 11, 2004 3:04 am

Hello, teacher!

Are these verbs all acceptable?
- He devoted/dedicated/committed/applied himself to find evidence against the theory of evolution.

Thank you very much.

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Postby Alan » Mon Oct 11, 2004 9:36 am

Provided you change 'find' to 'finding', all would be acceptable.

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