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Rule "solicit for"

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Description: solicit for
By default, this rule is not active in LanguageTool because its category is not active by default
Message: Avoid. Use asking for.
Category: Plain English (ID: PLAIN_ENGLISH)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • We are soliciting for suggestions.
    Correction suggestion: asking for
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • We are asking for suggestions.
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: SOLICIT_FOR [1]
Version: 5.9-SNAPSHOT (2022-08-10 20:33:03 +0000)