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    grammar doubt

    Is it correct to say:

    The only thing I could do was STAY there.

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    Re: grammar doubt

    yes, in spoken E - carries some weight or emphasis with it, I reckon.
    In writing, however, it's advisable to say "was to stay there".
    Last edited by bianca; 25-Jun-2007 at 20:47.

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