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9. In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. Children should be seen but not heard. B. None but the brave shall enter in. C. We would like to visit the
Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. D. John liked baseball but not football
But is used as a preposition to mean without, apart from, except. The sentence in which but is used as a preposition is: B. None but the brave shall enter in.
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User: 9. In which sentence is the word but used as a preposition? A. Children should be seen but not heard. B. None but the brave shall enter in. C. We would like to visit the Grand Canyon, but our vacation time is up. D. John liked baseball but not football





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But is used as a preposition to mean without, apart from, except. The sentence in which but is used as a preposition is: B. None but the brave shall enter in.
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