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    Cool use of "for"

    Hello!

    Is "for" necessary in this sentence?

    -I worked there only for one day.

    Is "only" at the right place? Could it also be at the end of the sentence (for one day only)?

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    Re: use of "for"

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello!

    Is "for" necessary in this sentence? no

    -I worked there only for one day.

    Is "only" at the right place? It's okay.

    Could it also be at the end of the sentence (for one day only)? yes

    Thank you
    W
    'I worked there (for) only one day.' sounds best to me.

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