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    that bad/so bad

    Teacher: I didn't understand anything you just said.
    Student: Was my presentation that bad?

    Does it sound natural when I use "that" in the above sentence?
    Can I replace it with "so"?
    If I make any mistakes in English, please let me know!

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    Re: that bad/so bad

    Quote Originally Posted by Maybo View Post
    Teacher: I didn't understand anything you just said.
    Say "anything of what you just said" or "any of what you just said".

    Quote Originally Posted by Maybo View Post
    Student: Was my presentation that bad?
    Does it sound natural when I use "that" in the above sentence?
    Can I replace it with "so"?
    Yes, and no.

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    Re: that bad/so bad

    Quote Originally Posted by Maybo View Post
    I didn't understand anything you just said.
    That's perfectly acceptable for me.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: that bad/so bad

    Quote Originally Posted by Maybo View Post
    Teacher: I didn't understand anything you just said.
    Quote Originally Posted by teechar View Post
    Say "anything of what you just said" or "any of what you just said".
    "Anything you just said" is fine in American English.
    I am not a teacher.

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