Is this phrase correct?

  1. hubmuffins profile image70
    hubmuffinsposted 4 years ago

    Is this phrase correct?

    'I could already portend this'
    does it really mean something or is it wrong?

  2. chefmancave profile image86
    chefmancaveposted 4 years ago

    Webster definition of PORTEND
    "Be a sign or warning that (something, esp. something momentous or calamitous) is likely to happen."

    The author may be trying to say they are "predicting a disaster", although the sentence is poorly constructed.