Eggs photo by Kate Ter Haar
Born and _____________– Originating and brought up in a place and learning the typical customs of a place.
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(bred is the past of breed, which means to give birth or hatch from eggs, or help grow up (= raise, bring up).
So born and bred.
Photo by Morgan
Here are some examples of how you can use it:
Trevor was born and bred in Wiltshire, where he works in the local hospital.
Although Blair was born and bred in Scottish, she only has the slightest of accents.
Note: In English you say that people were born, so in the past tense.