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    #1

    this that correct ?

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    Last edited by Mr_Joe; 14-Jul-2014 at 06:35.

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    Re: this that correct ?

    You can't say "all" if there are exceptions.

    The price of most consumer items has risen, but the price of bread has remained the same.

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    #3

    Re: this that correct ?

    OK....

    can i say : The price of most consumer items has risen, but bread..?

    **actually i need to know how to use "but" here, and need to know is it necessary to say full sentence there instead of "but '

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    Re: this that correct ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr_Joe View Post
    OK. Can I say: The price of most consumer items has risen, but bread..?

    Actually I need to know how to use "but" here, and need to know is it necessary to say full sentence there instead of "but".
    You need a full sentence.

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    #5

    Re: this that correct ?

    Thank you sir!

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    Re: this that correct ?

    There is no need to make a new post to say Thank you. Just click the Thank button.

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