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    #1

    Thumbs down let my hand go off?

    Hello,

    Which sentence is correct?

    1. let my hand go off.
    2. let go my hand off.
    3. let go my hand.

    Please give reason.

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    #2

    Re: let my hand go off?

    I will say,let go off my hand.

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    Re: let my hand go off?

    I would say - "Let go of my hand" (not "off")

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    #4

    Re: let my hand go off?

    I agree with englishstudent- it should be of

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    #5

    Re: let my hand go off?

    I got a question:When do you use off and of?

    Here for example can I use off?
    1) I will go off
    2) Switch off the light

    What's the difference between off and of?

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    #6

    Re: let my hand go off?

    Quote Originally Posted by basharath2
    3. let go my hand.
    I think the third one is right.What do you think tdol and student?

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    #7

    Re: let my hand go off?

    Let go my hand- this might be heard in colloquial usage, but would be considered wrong by many. There is a tendency nowadays towards dropping some prepositions, but if you wrote it in a test, it would probably be marked wrong.

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    #8

    Re: let my hand go off?

    Of- often carries no meaning and just connects words (cup of coffee), but can show possession
    Off- opposite of 'on'

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