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Can I say " my previous of previous job" ?

 

Background: the interviewer ask me about job experierence, and I clarify it by saying " its my previous of previous job"

previous asked Sep 30 '13 at 04:17 sisi New member

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No, you cannot say "my previous" because you are using "previous" as a noun when it has the function of an adjective--you must include the noun.

 

With the way you have it now, it would read:

"It's my previous job of previous job."

 

Just use it as the predicate nominative--there is no need for a clarifying prepositional phrase:

"It was my previous job."

link comment answered Sep 30 '13 at 11:32 Aaron Prejean Expert

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