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Autor:  Fabricioaugusto
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Data:  05/FEV/2006 1:42 PM
Assunto:  Whether I may or not...
 
Mensagem:  "Hide" (could be occult? What would you use here?)   or not and whether  in sentences like...



1. It remains to be seen whether or not this idea can be put into practice.

2. Whether or not  we’re successful, we can be sure that we did our best.

3. I asked him whether he had done it all himself or whether someone had helped him.

All sentences were taken from Oxford Learner's.


Number 2 sounds wierd without or not, but who knows...






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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Whether I may or not...  –  Fabricioaugusto  05/FEV/2006, 1:42 PM
Whether I may or not...  –  Dale/RS  05/FEV/2006, 7:18 PM
Whether I may or not...  –  Fabricioaugusto  05/FEV/2006, 9:50 PM

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