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# Clarification on SC- Idions

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This question is from the Idioms area

The sign in front of the Baker residence prohibits that anyone trespass on the property.

I thought this sentence was correct but it is actually wrong.

Anyone care to elaborate?
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04 Sep 2009, 11:35
arora2m wrote:
This question is from the Idioms area

The sign in front of the Baker residence prohibits that anyone trespass on the property.

I thought this sentence was correct but it is actually wrong.

Anyone care to elaborate?

"Prohibits from" is correct idiom.

The sign in front of the Baker residence prohibits anyone from trespassing on the property.
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20 Sep 2009, 23:19
"Probihit X from Y" is the idiom.
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20 Sep 2009, 23:38
PROHIBITS is one command which can only take FROM rather than THAT
IF YOU ARE CONFUSING PROHIBIT usage WITH OTHER COMMAND SUBJUNCTIVE...THEN
KNOW THAT "PROHIBIT" IS AN EXCEPTION
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05 Oct 2009, 02:03
Re: Clarification on SC- Idions   [#permalink] 05 Oct 2009, 02:03
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