Nationality or blood

English grammar help. Grammar questions from ESL learners

Moderator: Alan

User avatar
Hung Tao
Platinum Member
Posts: 879
Joined: Sun Jan 11, 2004 1:54 pm

Nationality or blood

Postby Hung Tao » Fri Sep 10, 2004 3:31 pm

Whether person ,for example whose father is a Englishman and whose mother is a French woman, is called a man of mixed nationality or of mixed blood.
Thanks in advance.

User avatar
Josef
Protector of the Boards
Protector of the Boards
Posts: 703
Joined: Thu Dec 18, 2003 6:56 am
Status: English Teacher
Location: England
Contact:

Re: Nationality or blood

Postby Josef » Wed Sep 15, 2004 7:56 pm

Hung Tao wrote:Whether person ,for example whose father is a Englishman and whose mother is a French woman, is called a man of mixed nationality :r: or of mixed blood :r: .


Both are possible.
"We are not wholly bad or good, who live our lives under Milk Wood"
prayer of the Reverend Eli Jenkins in Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas


Return to “Grammar Help”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 16 guests