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    neither/none/not any

    Could you please correct me?
    She proposed a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I accepted (neither/none/not any)
    My answer is neither.

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    Re: neither/none/not any

    Quote Originally Posted by moniza View Post
    Could you please correct me?
    She proposed a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I accepted (neither/none/not any)
    My answer is neither.
    But the sentence sounds better as......

    She suggested a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I accepted neither.

    And strangely enough, even better as.........

    She suggested a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I didn't accept either.

    buggles (not a teacher)

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    Re: neither/none/not any

    Quote Originally Posted by buggles View Post
    But the sentence sounds better as......

    She suggested a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I accepted neither.

    And strangely enough, even better as.........

    She suggested a cup of tea and a biscuit, but I didn't accept either.

    buggles (not a teacher)
    buggles ,

    Thank you very much for your answer.

    Regards Moniza

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