Isn't discussed a lot

  • mytwolangs

    Senior Member
    English United States
    I'm not sure how to work the grammar in the following sentence.

    'Faithfulness isn't discussed a lot'

    Stephen.
    If you speak of religion, you would probably say - "Faith isn't discussed much/a lot." Faith - that is the word you want, not faithfulness.

    If you speak of animal [including humans] loyalty - "Loyaly isn't discussed much"

    Machines - "Reliability isn't discussed much"

    Does this help?
     

    armedcows

    New Member
    English, UK
    It is in terms of fidelity in a relationship, and the sentence is expressing the fact it isn't mentioned much throughout the book.

    Stephen.
     
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