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    Default a confusing question

    Hi.

    Please do not hesitate to ask ( ) questions you may have with respect
    to the presentation.

    a) what
    b) whatever
    c) which
    d) who

    I'm confused by between a) and b). What is the appropriate answer?,
    and what is the difference of nuance between a) and b)?

    Please give your opinions.

    Thanks.
    Last edited by Grinkl; 13-Oct-2008 at 20:55.

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    Default Re: a confusing question

    Quote Originally Posted by Grinkl View Post
    Hi.

    Please do not hesitate to ask ( ) questions you may have with respect
    to the presentation.

    a) what
    b) whatever
    c) which
    d) who
    The correct answer should be B.
    "What" implies there are only so many to choose from.
    "Whatever" implies there are infinity many and types that can fit.

    In your question, there are infinity many questions that can be asked, therefore "whatever" should be used.

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    Default Re: a confusing question

    Quote Originally Posted by tweeks View Post
    The correct answer should be B.
    "What" implies there are only so many to choose from.
    "Whatever" implies there are infinity many and types that can fit.

    In your question, there are infinity many questions that can be asked, therefore "whatever" should be used.
    Thank you for your clear explanation!

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