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Post by azz » Fri Mar 25, 2016 1:54 pm

Can one say
a. No one knows something is wrong here.
b. No one knows anything is wrong here.

c. No one thinks something is wrong here.
d. No one thinks anything is wrong here.

e. Does anyone know that something is wrong here?
f. Does anyone know that anything is wrong here?


Many thanks.

Re: anything/something

Post by tony h » Sun Mar 27, 2016 12:47 am

azz wrote:Can one say
Of course.
Do they make sense? If the context is right.
Signature: tony

I'm puzzled therefore I think.

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