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    edmondjanet is offline Member
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    Default Neither did he come. or he came

    Neither did he come nor he write a letter. or
    Neither he came nor he wrote a letter.
    Thank you.

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    Default Re: Neither did he come. or he came

    Quote Originally Posted by edmondjanet View Post
    Neither did he come nor he write a letter. or
    Neither he came nor he wrote a letter.
    Thank you.
    He neither came nor wrote a letter.

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    Default Re: Neither did he come. or he came

    Quote Originally Posted by renzheng04 View Post
    He neither came nor wrote a letter.
    Agreed. Another version is Neither did he come, nor did he write a letter. However, renzheng's is what I would write in most situations.
    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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