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    Formal 'if yes/if so'

    Is 'if yes/if so/if no' formal enough for a formal writing?

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    Re: Formal 'if yes/if so'

    Quote Originally Posted by petisaboss View Post
    Is 'if yes/if so/if no' formal enough for a formal writing?
    "If so" and "if not" are used both formally and quite informally.

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    Re: Formal 'if yes/if so'

    I have never heard of "IF YES". "If so" and "If not" are used both for formal and informal writing. However, it's more formal to say "otherwise" instead of "if not".

    Leandro

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