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polished language

Post by Pacifist » Wed Nov 04, 2020 1:05 am

In writing (or in an essay), would it be correct to say:


"Laika was a dog with no definite breed"



Does that sound more polished than saying


"Laika was a mongrel." or "Laika was a mutt."

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Re: polished language

Post by Alan » Wed Nov 04, 2020 3:30 am

Laika was a dog OF no particular/specific breed.

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