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    atabitaraf is offline Senior Member
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    Default Had I known, I would have gotten a different brand.

    Had I known, I would have gotten a different brand.

    Is it a formal way for making conditional sentences?: Exchanging the place of subject and auxiliary verb!

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    Default Re: Had I known, I would have gotten a different brand.

    It's perhaps more formal than 'If I had known', but it's fine.

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    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
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    Default Re: Had I known, I would have gotten a different brand.

    Note that most BE speakers don't use 'gotten'.

    I'd say 'got' or 'bought'.

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