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can I use 'none' for this sentence? Sentence: You'll have a silver medal while I'll have none. I want to say that someone will definitely win the medal and I won't get any medal at all. Which is the right way to say that? I'd prefer to use 'none' here, or is it just wrong?
Mar 4, 2011 6:31 AM
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You'll have a silver medal but I won't have one.
March 4, 2011
Perfectly perfect.
March 4, 2011
You're definitely going to win one, while I'm not going to win any. **It's rather difficult to express 100% certainty in the future.** You'll win one while I won't win any. You'll win one and I'll win none. (probably the one you're looking for)
March 4, 2011
you have a bronze medal but I got nothing.
March 4, 2011
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