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Rule "Collocation: sit on the court/bench"

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Description: Collocation: sit on the court/bench
Message: The usual way to express a judge's association with a courtroom is with the phrase \1 on the bench.
Category: Collocations (ID: COLLOCATIONS)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • He is 67 year old and he sits on the court since 1998.
    Correction suggestion: sits on the bench
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-05-23 22:33:06 +0200)