English Grammar

Transformation of Sentence

A poet could not help being gay. (use ‘but’)

QuestionsA poet could not help being gay. (use ‘but’)
Arpan Biswas asked 1 month ago

A poet could not help being gay. (use ‘but’)

Or, A poet could not help being gay. (Remove ‘help’)

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Jayanta Kumar Maity Staff answered 1 month ago

Ans.) A poet could not but be gay.
[Note: but + verb1 = help + verb+ing]

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