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Saturday, July 30, 2016


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Hi Simon,
Is it correct to replace MEANING THAT with NAMELY?
Thank you

I think "meaning that" = which means that (explain for the prior noun)

Thank you


No, "namely" doesn't work. Use "namely" when you want to name something that you have mentioned in a general way in the first part of the sentence.

For example:

The bar chart compares the turnover in dollars from sales of video games for four different platforms, namely mobile phones, online, consoles and handheld devices, from 2000 to 2006.

I guess it has similar meaning as "which means", "that's to say", or "in other words"
So it can be used to define the previous phrase.

Can I omit 'that' and just use 'meaning'?

i think it means‘in another word’

Hello Simon
I think MEANING THAT sounds like IN OTHER WORDS.

thanks for it

I also think "meaning that" means "which means that "

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