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    #1

    which is correct?

    I took a plance at one of the advanced test and noticed that one correct choice was as follows:

    But for his help, i would not have been able to complete the task.

    Is it BUT or should it be BUT FOR in that sentence? Is there a mistake there?

    Regards,
    Yong

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    Re: which is correct?

    It's correct- but for his help = if he hadn't helped me

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