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    #1

    Don't insert that key. That key is not for that.

    (Talking to a child who is trying to insert a key into a drawer's key hole) Parent: Don't insert that key. It's not for that. You're just going to damage the lock. Each lock has its own key. And that key is not for that drawer.

    Does it sound natural?
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    Re: Don't insert that key. That key is not for that.

    How old is this child?

    Insert and damage could be too advanced.

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    #3

    Re: Don't insert that key. That key is not for that.

    It's also very wordy. You'd get much the same message across with "That's the wrong key".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Don't insert that key. That key is not for that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    How old is this child?

    Insert and damage could be too advanced.
    Four. He can understand insert and damage.
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