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Is "oughtn't I work so hard?" possible or what is true?
Dec 2, 2009 6:34 AM
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yes, here in canada we do not use "oughtn't".. but still we comprehend its meaning. and your sentance is correct. you do not have to add "to" as "learner" as put, that is optional..it is fine with or without it.
December 4, 2009
Yes, it's correct! 'Oughtn't I (to) work hard?' "Ought not to" is more commonly used in British English. American people prefer "should not."
December 2, 2009
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