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    can't write

    considering that I can't write...

    considering that I'm not able to write...

    considering that I don't know how to write...

    taking that I can't write...

    taking that I'm not able to write...

    taking that I don't know how to write...

    Hi,
    Suppose a person who hasn't been to school. He/she doesn't know how to write, even his/her own name. I'd like to know what's the most natural way to say it, please.
    Thanks.

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    Re: can't write

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    considering that I can't write...

    considering that I'm not able to write...

    considering that I don't know how to write...

    taking that I can't write...

    taking that I'm not able to write...

    taking that I don't know how to write...

    Hi,
    Suppose a person who hasn't been to school. Omit "who"; then you will have a complete sentence.
    He/she doesn't know how to write, (not) even his/her own name. I'd like to know what's the most natural way to say it, please.
    Thanks.
    The first three sentences are more natural than the last three. And from a person who hasn't been to school, probably the first is most likely to be heard.

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