I felt that my conversations with him was unfulfilling.

I had the feeling that my conversations with him were unfulfilling.

Can I correctly change either of the above into:

My conversations with him felt unfulfilling.

To my knowledge, in the above sentence one might use ‘sounded’, but to make it more touchable, can I use ‘felt’.

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    For a start "conversations ... was" is incorrect. Number must correlate. Jun 7, 2022 at 5:44

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It is a problemless possibility.

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There are lots of examples here.


A conversation in which you are involved feels a certain way to you; it might sound a certain way to someone else listening to it.

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