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    Operation

    Please would you correct my sentence? I am not sure if the second part of the sentence is non-restrictive or restrictive.

    1.The doctors promissed him an operaton that was never carried out.
    or maybe it should be:
    2.The doctors promissed him an operation, which was never carried out.

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    Re: Operation

    Hello, Bassim.

    I'd use the non-restrictive version.
    I think it's 'promis...'

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    Re: Operation

    Hello again.
    I really hate to say this to a good English writer like you, but I thought you might probably have meant 'promised', not 'promissed'.

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    Re: Operation

    Hello tzfujimino,
    Thank you for your reply. I see now that I made a mistake. It should be "promised."

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