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    There are five kinds, but I'm at a loss which to choose (from) to buy.

    There are five kinds, but I'm at a loss which _____ to buy.

    A. to choose from
    B. to choose

    The given answer is 'A. to choose from', which I disagree.

    What do you think of as correct, A or B? Thank you.

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    Re: There are five kinds, but I'm at a loss which to choose (from) to buy.

    Quote Originally Posted by LiuJing View Post
    There are five kinds, but I'm at a loss which _____ to buy.

    A. to choose from
    B. to choose

    The given answer is 'A. to choose from', which I disagree.

    What do you think of as correct, A or B? Thank you.
    B is correct, but it sounds odd. We'd normally leave off "to buy". The context should make it obvious.
    A is doubtful. You are going to choose from the five kinds. On the other hand, once you've chosen which kind, you need to choose which specific one of that kind. It's a silly question.

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