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    #1

    neither nor sentence

    1)"I have fallen in love neither with someone on the job nor with my classmate." Correct?

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    2)"I've never fallen in love neither with someone on the job nor with my classmate."Wrong?

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    3)"I haven't fallen in love neither with someone on the job nor with my classmate." Wrong?

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    #2

    Re: neither nor sentence

    I prefer 2).

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    #3

    Re: neither nor sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by lauralie2 View Post
    I prefer 2).
    You would not think of it as "double negative"?

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    #4

    Re: neither nor sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    You would not think of it as "double negative"?
    I would.

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    #5

    Re: neither nor sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    I would.
    What about the first one?

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    #6

    Re: neither nor sentence

    The first is correct, but sounds a little stilted.

    I think I'd go for:

    I've fallen in love with neither a classmate nor a colleague.
    I've never fallen in love with a colleague, either at work or at school.
    I've never fallen in love with a classmate or with a work colleague.

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