San
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San asked in Society & CultureLanguages · 1 month ago

Do these sentences mean the same thing?

When we passed the area, ...

A. ... hundreds of sheep were grazing in sight.

B. ... hundreds of sheep were grazing within sight.

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  • John P
    Lv 7
    1 month ago
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    Both forms feel awkward to me in Britain.  I might say "I could see hundreds of sheep all over the field." I would probably not mention 'grazing'; the only thing that sheep do in a field is graze.

  • 1 month ago

    " in sigh " seems correct.

    There was no one in sight.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

     "grazing in sight" is incorrect.

    "grazing within sight" is correct.

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