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Apr 21 2009   7:51PM GMT

Which is correct — frequent or visit?

Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing
commonly misused words
frequent as a verb
frequent or visit
typing Which is correct?
Some people join social networking sites but don’t ________ them often.
a. frequent
b. visit

Answer: b

Explanation: The word frequent, as a verb, means to frequently visit. It wouldn’t make any sense to say someone doesn’t frequently visit a site often.

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