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    #1

    It's not work.

    Don't cheat in your exams. It's not work.

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    That is what I heard on TV said by a native speaker. My question is:
    It's not work=It does not work?
    Or, it is only acceptable in spoken language?

    Thank you.

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    #2

    Re: It's not work.

    Quote Originally Posted by LiuJing View Post
    Don't cheat in your exams. It's not work.

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    That is what I heard on TV said by a native speaker. My question is:
    It's not work=It does not work?
    Or, it is only acceptable in spoken language?

    Thank you.
    Are you sure the person didn't say "It's not worth it."?

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    #3

    Re: It's not work.

    Quote Originally Posted by 2006 View Post
    Are you sure the person didn't say "It's not worth it."?

    I went back to view it again. You are right, he did say it's not worth it. Thank you very much.

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    #4

    Re: It's not work.

    Quote Originally Posted by LiuJing View Post
    I went back to view it again.
    You are right, he did say it's not worth it.
    Thank you very much. You're welcome.
    You are right; he did say it's not worth it.
    You need a semicolon after "right". You have two independent clauses and there is no conjunction; you can't use a comma.

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