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    Red face Usage of 'any'

    Is any really needed in the following sentences?

    1- If you have any questions, please ask me.

    2- I don't know if there are any doctors in the Hospital.

    3- These cases remain open and are reviewed regularly to establish if there are any fresh opportunities for us to investigate.
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    Re: Usage of 'any'

    Quote Originally Posted by subhajit123 View Post
    Is any really needed in the following sentences?

    I don't know if there [are] any doctors in the Hospital.
    No, but 'are' is.
    I am not a teacher

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    Re: Usage of 'any'

    There's no reason to capitalise "hospital" in your sentence. It would be capitalised if you were giving the full official name of the hospital, making it a proper noun.

    I don't know if there any doctors at Cambridge Hospital.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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