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"The Lilliputians have a very dogmatic culture."

"The Lilliputians are a very dogmatic culture."

I see these two forms used interchangeably all the time. Is one more correct than the other, and if so, why?
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Hi,
Yes, you hear both, but I would simply say that a culture is what people 'have'.

Another approach you often hear is to say that they form a culture.

Clive
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as stated in the title, which is best?

They have a different culture.
They are of a different culture.

People from that country are from different culture.
Their country has a different culture.
Both his parents are of a different religion.
Both of hs parents have a different religion.
Hi,

Might you help

as stated in the title, which is best?

They have a different culture.
They are of a different culture.

People from that country are from different culture.
Their country has a different culture.
Both his parents are of a different religion.
Both of his parents have a different religion.

Here are natural things to say.

They have a different culture.
Their culture is different.

People from that country are from a different culture.
Their country has a different culture.
His parents have a different religion (ie compared to some third person).
His parents have different religions. (ie the mother's religion is not the same as the father's)


Clive
You say

I am jewish not have jewish?

so is it not fitting to write

His parent are of different religions. or His prents are different religions. His mom is jewish and his dad is christian.
His parents are of a different religion of his uncle.

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Hi,

I am Jewish
not have jewish? << incorrect

so is it not fitting to write

His parent are of different religions. rather formal

or His prents are different religions. natural

His mom is jewish and his dad is christian. OK, but add two capital letters.
His parents are of a different religion than of his uncle. Rather formal

Clive