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Discussion in 'English Only' started by myenglishsucks, Dec 7, 2018.

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  2. entangledbank

    entangledbank Senior Member

    English - South-East England
    It's quite normal to omit the repeated verb as in the original sense. (It is perhaps a bit literary; we might not say it that way.) You can also say it your way, of course.

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