The  book offers a snapshot of what life was like in Britain under the Romans.

Does that phrase sound fine by you? I like its construction but I’m not sure if it is correct.

Thank you…

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    If you google the phrase a snapshot of what life was like... you will find that you are certainly not the first person to use it. Aug 28, 2021 at 9:29
  • It is idiomatic and perhaps, as Ronald Sole implied, an over-used turn of phrase. Why do you doubt its validity? Aug 28, 2021 at 13:05
  • No reason in particular. I wasn’t familiar with it. I’m learning, Thank you,
    – Le Condor
    Aug 29, 2021 at 13:53


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