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  1. Unregistered
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    is this sentence correct??

    Her doctor ordered a scan which he did not go to.

    thank you

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    Re: is this sentence correct??

    Can you say 'go to a scan'?
    No, you say, 'go for a scan' or 'do a scan'.
    Therefore, the sentence should be written as:

    Her doctor ordered a scan which he did not go for.
    Her doctor ordered a scan which he did not do.

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    #3

    Re: is this sentence correct??

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Her doctor ordered a scan which he did not go to.

    thank you
    Yes, it's correct.
    I think you mean:
    Her doctor ordered a scan which he [her doctor] didn't attend.

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