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    #1

    For that

    My sister broke her leg in two places. __________, she had to wear a cast and use crutches for three months.
    A- Consequently
    B- For that
    The key is A, but why is B incorrect, please?

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    #2

    Re: For that

    We don't use 'for that' for something done unintentionally.

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    #3

    Re: For that

    I've broken my leg in two places - London and Paris!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: For that

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    We don't use 'for that' for something done unintentionally.
    Please offer a sentense with "for that", Piscean!

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    #5

    Re: For that

    You have broken the law three times this week. For that, you will be severely punished.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #6

    Re: For that

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I've broken my leg in two places - London and Paris!
    So how should it be rewritten in order not to be understood as geographic locations, emsr2d2?

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    #7

    Re: For that

    'My sister broke her leg in two places' is not normally taken to refer to geographical locations.

    ems was being flippant — hence the .

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