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    Default Re: to avoid

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I would change the first "him" to "his" if you are going to use "avoid". You could say "...just to stop him..."..
    So, if I wish to use "to stop"; it would be: He had cut Frieday's tongue just to stop him talking to anybody else... wouldn't it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dilodi83 View Post
    So, if I wish to use "to stop"; it would be: He had cut Friday's tongue just to stop him talking to anybody else... wouldn't it?
    Yes, it would.

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