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    moseen is offline Member
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    None came

    I want to know, "none" means "not one of a group of people" or "not one of a group of things".
    She waited for a reply, but none came.

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    Matthew Wai is offline VIP Member
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    Re: None came

    I take 'none' to mean 'no reply' there.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: None came

    There could be a number or replies- she doesn't know, say, whether they will accept or deny her request, but she didn't get get any answer.

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