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    Default If I can't continue

    If one can't continue doing something what has happened to him?

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    Default Re: If I can't continue

    Can you explain the context a bit more?

    He may have come to an impassable barrier, been reassigned to a new project, run out of time, dropped dead...

    If you describe the situation you have in mind, we can come up with some ways to word it.
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    Default Re: If I can't continue

    I simply meant, was he stuck?

    Is that the right word if he's come to a barrier on/at? doing something?

    Actually if one doesn't know what to do to continue? How to continue.
    Or if he doesn't know what decision would be right.
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    Default Re: If I can't continue

    Sure, you can say "I'm stuck. I don't know the answer to this question, and I can't go on until I get that one right."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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