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Post by Oriowo » Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:25 am

The state is not inclusive or the state is not included

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Re: Difference

Post by Safari » Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:21 am

Oriowo wrote:
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:25 am
The state is not inclusive or the state is not included
Hard to say.

Can you explain what you are trying to say please?

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Re: Difference

Post by Oriowo » Sun May 03, 2020 12:27 pm

The state is not among something.

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Re: Difference

Post by Joe » Sun May 03, 2020 12:30 pm

Oriowo wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 12:27 pm
The state is not among something.
Can you write the whole paragraph please? It's difficult to know what you are trying to say.
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Re: Difference

Post by Oriowo » Sun May 03, 2020 12:35 pm

They didn't register any Coronavirus case for Lagos state today.. Can we say "Lagos state is not inclusive or included"

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Re: Difference

Post by Joe » Sun May 03, 2020 3:09 pm

Oriowo wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 12:35 pm
They didn't register any Coronavirus case for Lagos state today.. Can we say "Lagos state is not inclusive or included"
You can certainly say this:
They didn't register any Coronavirus cases for Lagos state today.

But it doesn't make much sense to say that Lagos state is not inclusive OR included.
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