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    Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    Show me the identity card. If you dont', I will arrest you.

    Is my sentence above grammatically correct?
    Last edited by Polyester; 05-Jul-2017 at 03:03.

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    Re: Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    You have several careless punctuation and capitalization errors. Please fix those before we look further at your sentence.

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    Do Is my sentence as above grammatically correct?
    Also note the correct way to ask your question.
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    Re: Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    Is it correct now? teacher!

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    Re: Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Is it correct now? teacher!
    The apostrophe is still in the wrong place in post #1. Please don't edit post #1 again or this thread will get very confusing. Please write your original sentence again in a response.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    Show me the identity card. If you don't, I will arrest you.

    Is my sentence above grammatically correct?

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    Re: Show me the identity card, if you dont', i will arrest you.

    It's grammatical now. However, if the card belongs to the person being addressed, consider saying "Show me your identity/ID card" instead. Otherwise, you can combine the two sentences as "If you don't show me your ID card, I'll arrest you."

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