Jack was reading a math book (written) in French.

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Jack was reading a math book (written) in French.

Post by paracompact » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:10 am

(1) Jack was reading a math book in French.

(2) Jack was reading a math book written in French.

Which is correct? If both are correct, which is natural?

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Re: Jack was reading a math book (written) in French.

Post by Safari » Sat Feb 29, 2020 10:31 am

paracompact wrote:
Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:10 am
(1) Jack was reading a math book in French.

(2) Jack was reading a math book written in French.

Which is correct? If both are correct, which is natural?
I'd say 1 is more idiomatic.

Jack was reading a math book in French.

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Re: Jack was reading a math book (written) in French.

Post by paracompact » Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:16 am

Thanks, Safari.

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