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Rule "Translation error: a gesture of greeting"

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Description: Translation error: a gesture of greeting
Message: This expression sounds awkward. Did you mean waved at me?
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • She made me a gesture of greeting.
    Correction suggestion: waved at me
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: GESTURE_OF_GREETING [161]
Version: 6.4-SNAPSHOT (2024-02-21 22:33:06 +0100)