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    Hi,

    Ken wrote that book. He was jailed for exact that reason.

    Do you say 'for exact that reason' to mean 'for exactly that reason'?

    Thank in advance.

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    Default Re: for exactly/exact that reason

    Quote Originally Posted by taked4700 View Post
    Hi,

    Ken wrote that book. He was jailed for exact that reason.

    Do you say 'for exact that reason' to mean 'for exactly that reason'?

    Thank in advance.
    "exact that reason" is incorrect.

    He was jailed for exactly that reason.
    He was jailed for that exact reason.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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