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    #1

    He ran out of shampoo.

    "His shampoo, soap and toothpaste finished yesterday."

    "He ran out of shampoo, soap and toothpaste today."

    "His shampoo bottle emptied today."

    "He didn't have soap because he had alread used the soap bar that had bought."

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    #2

    Re: He ran out of shampoo.

    1. He used the last of the soap and toothpaste yesterday.
    2. Is fine.
    3. No.
    4. There was no soap; he had already used up the bar he had bought.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 01-Jul-2016 at 11:57. Reason: Changing 'Nope' to 'No' and the comma to a semicolon.

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    #3

    Re: He ran out of shampoo.

    In sentence #1, you can say "His shampoo, soap and toothpaste [all] ran out yesterday."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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