Is this sentence correct?

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Is this sentence correct?

Postby jaciekrece » Tue May 20, 2014 3:15 pm

Hi guys,

I'd like to ask you one question- is the sentence below correct according to you? I've got a problem with the translation it from Polish into English. :)

Not a Shakespeare is he.

Thanks for help.

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Re: Is this sentence correct?

Postby Alan » Wed May 21, 2014 6:53 am

Not really (highly archaic at best). Natural, contemporary usage would be 'He is no Shakespeare'.


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