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    #1

    Help For A Sentence

    Needless to add we require assistance due to present high work load especially amount of offshore we have

    What is needless to add ?


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    Re: Help For A Sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    Needless to add we require assistance due to present high work load especially amount of offshore we have

    What is needless to add ?
    Cambridge Dictionaries Online - Cambridge University Press

    I do not like the sentence.

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    Re: Help For A Sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    Additionally, we require assistance due to the present high work load, especially the amount of offshore work we have right now.
    Any phrase that begins with "needless" probably can be deleted with no loss in meaning.

    (My suggestions are based on educated guesses.)



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    Re: Help For A Sentence

    I think it means something like " and of course you understand"

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    Re: Help For A Sentence

    "Needless to say" = I really don't need to tell you this, but I am telling you anyway. (I am wasting my time and yours.)



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    Re: Help For A Sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    Help For a Sentence
    Help me with this sentence, please?

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