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Rule "Collocation: Good in/at"

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Description: Collocation: Good in/at
Message: Use "good at" to mean "skilled" with school subjects. Try this: \1 at \3 \4.
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • I'm good in computer science.
    Correction suggestion: good at computer science
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-07-23 22:33:07 +0200)