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    #1

    Post indeed

    In that case we indeed may have little option.

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    in that case we may have little option.



    Is both above sentence correct? or what is the difference in both the sentence.


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    Re: indeed

    You don't need "indeed".

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    Re: indeed

    The main difference is that the first sentence is in a font so small, it's almost unreadable!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: indeed

    *Not a teacher.

    Regarding that option is a countable noun, can we substitute "few options" for "little option"?
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 04-Dec-2014 at 09:26. Reason: Fixing typo

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    Re: indeed

    You could substitute it in some cases, but "to have little option" is a fairly well-known and well-used phrase. It actually suggests more heavily that there is, in fact, only one option remaining to the speaker. It is frequently followed by "but to ...".

    I have little option but to go to the business meeting and just see what happens.
    He had little option but to believe what his daughter was telling him.
    My friend is really ill but she has little option but to go to work anyway because she is the only person scheduled to work today.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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