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Pride on or Pride in

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Created Date: Wed 21 Sep 2011

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1) She prides herself in tennis
2) She prides herself on tennis
Which option is correct?

 

Answer:
She prides herself on tennis is the correct answer.

We have 3 different ways of using this:
pride on something (pride is a verb)
Ex: She prides herself on tennis.
take pride in something (pride is a noun)
Ex: She takes great pride in her son.
the pride of (pride is a noun)
Ex: He is the pride of his family.


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