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Joined: September 2, 2011

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Oblige to mean “force”

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Re: obliged or obligated?  •  September 2, 2011, 7:41pm  •  0 vote

Is this sentence acceptabale? No one can oblige you to stay in a job that you hate.

Re: obliged or obligated?  •  September 2, 2011, 6:34am  •  0 vote

Thank you for your judgement. Do you have a book that states the rule that 'obliged by' cannot be followed by a person?

Re: obliged or obligated?  •  September 2, 2011, 6:03am  •  0 vote

By the way, is it possible for "oblige" to be used with animate nouns? ex. He was obliged "by the teacher" to study English. Is this sentence acceptable?