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cannot or can not?

I think you should write cannot with no space between them, but is this always the case, and why? You don't write rannot or bannot.

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    Hi :)

    Technically both are correct, but you will rarely see anyone write "can not", I think most English speakers would view that as incorrect. Perhaps if you really want to emphasize the fact that something is NOT possible "can not" might be more acceptable. I hope that helps!

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