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Post by azz » Fri Jul 13, 2018 6:43 am

Customer to store assistant:

a. I have picked five items, but I don't want one of them. Can I give it to you?
b. I have picked five items, but there is an item I don't want. Can I give it to you?
c. I have picked five items, but I don't want one item. Can I give it to you?
d. I have picked five items, but I don't want an item. Can I give it to you?



Which of the above sentences work in the give context?
The items are in the customer's shopping cart and he wants to give one of the items to the shop assistant before proceeding to check out.

My feeling is that (a) and (b) work and (c) and (d) don't.

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