rainfall was coveted and valued

English grammar questions, answered by Alan

Moderator: Alan

Locked
grammarguy
Member
Posts: 21
Joined: Fri Jan 27, 2017 5:30 am
Status: Learner of English

rainfall was coveted and valued

Post by grammarguy » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:37 pm

I am going to make up a sentence below.

(ex) After three months of drought, the rainfall was coveted and valued.

Do the verbs in my sentence work? Thank you for your help.

User avatar
Alan
Teacher/Moderator
Teacher/Moderator
Posts: 13100
Joined: Mon Dec 29, 2003 7:56 pm
Status: Teacher of English

Re: rainfall was coveted and valued

Post by Alan » Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:03 am

Not entirely meaningless, but 'coveted' in particular is strange!

Locked