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Instead vs. Instead of Post Thu Jul 21, 2011 8:21 am
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    Hello

    "We should upgrade this computer instead purchasing a new one"

    Shall I use instead or instead of in this case?

    Thanks for your help!

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    Post Thu Jul 21, 2011 9:00 am
    xxpatzz wrote:
    Hello

    "We should upgrade this computer instead purchasing a new one"

    Shall I use instead or instead of in this case?

    Thanks for your help!
    The sentence would be logical if we use instead of

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