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it or that

Post by Hung Tao » Thu Feb 23, 2012 1:31 pm

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Please don't do it.
2) Please don't do that.
3) Please don't do so.
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Re: it or that

Post by Alan » Fri Feb 24, 2012 8:32 am

All are possible, but #3 is rather old-fashioned.