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    Which choice is correct?

    Which choice is correct?

    He tried to help Jack out in/at the time that/when everyone doubted him.

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    Re: Which choice is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by RoseSpring View Post
    Which choice is correct?

    He tried to help Jack out in/at the time that/when everyone doubted him.
    Neither. Instead, He tried to help Jack out when everyone doubted him.

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    Re: Which choice is correct?

    I would have similar reservations to Richard1 about the original options. Consider though this slight variant:

    1. He helped Jack out at a time when everyone else doubted him.

    which has the structure:

    2. He did X at a time when Y.

    MrP

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