bleeding ears

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bleeding ears

Post by azz » Sat Oct 05, 2019 7:55 pm

Can one say
a. He had a bleeding left ear and nose.
instead of
b. He had a bleeding left ear and an injured nose.
?

Can one say
c. He had a bleeding nose and ears.
instead of
d. He had a bleeding nose and bleeding ears.


Many thanks.
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Re: bleeding ears

Post by Bobinwales » Sun Oct 06, 2019 5:48 pm

Yes.
But "His left ear and nose were bleeding" is more natural.
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