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    sell out of

    I can sell out of this product

    Please explain this sentence. I don't understand the sentence meaning because of (sell out of).

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    Re: sell out of

    If someone sells out of a product, that means they have sold them all, so there are no more left. It can also be phrased as "We are out of the product." It can be temporarily (We are sold out for now.) or permanently (We are sold out for good.)

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    Re: sell out of

    I can dispose entirely of this product.

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    Re: sell out of

    Quote Originally Posted by blackbyrus View Post
    If someone sells out of a product, that means they have sold them all, so there are no more left. (We are sold out for good.)
    Thank you.
    Hello, friend

    If someone sells out of a product (Present tense) = they have sold them all, so there are no more left (past tense).

    So, I am confused.

    Please clarify it.

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    Re: sell out of

    If someone sells out of a product (Present tense) = they have sold them all (present perfect), so there are no more left (present tense, which just happens to use a past participle to describe a present state: 'the stock-room is empty').

    I'm sorry - I don't understand what's not clear about this.

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    Re: sell out of

    Quote Originally Posted by BobK View Post
    If someone sells out of a product (Present tense) = they have sold them all (present perfect), so there are no more left (present tense, which just happens to use a past participle to describe a present state: 'the stock-room is empty').

    I'm sorry - I don't understand what's not clear about this.

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    Thank you.
    You don't know I am very weak in English.

    In our surroundings, we don't speak english at all.

    So smaller things for you is very big things for me when it comes to English.

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    Re: sell out of

    I hope I didn't upset you. I was just confused.

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    Re: sell out of

    Quote Originally Posted by BobK View Post
    I hope I didn't upset you. I was just confused.

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    Oh ! Nothing.

    You have done and are doing great help to me. I will be always thankful to you.

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