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    how can I use "or" in questions? is it correct to say

    do you want to sleep now, or you want to leave for work?

    thanks

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    Re: or

    Quote Originally Posted by learner110 View Post
    how can I use "or" in questions? is it correct to say

    do you want to sleep now, or you want to leave for work?

    thanks
    It is quiote common to say "do you want to do this or (do you want to do) that?"

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    Re: or

    Quote Originally Posted by learner110 View Post
    how can I use "or" in questions? is it correct to say

    do you want to sleep now, or do you want to leave for work?
    Note that bhaisabab, correctly, used do in his repetition of the question.

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