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    Try hard as I_might/could/did, I couldn't open the door

    Try hard as I_might/could/did, I couldn't open the door
    which is the right word?


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    Re: Try hard as I_might/could/did, I couldn't open the door

    I would say this differently:

    As hard as I tried, I couldn't open the door.

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