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navi tasan

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He helped five people.
1-He did not help one.

Can one use "1" instead of"
1a-There was one he did not help.

There were six people. He helped three, but there was one he did not help.

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Navi.
 

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He helped five people.
1-He did not help one.

Can one use "1" instead of"
1a-There was one he did not help. No.

There were six people. He helped three, but there was one he did not help.

Gratefully,
Navi.

If there were six people and he helped three of them, there were three he did not help.
 
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