Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

by Jerzy Trzeciak


Suppose the lemma were false. Then we could find ......

Suppose $x$ were not in $B$. Then there would be ......

If it were true that ......, the same argument would apply to $f$.

However, if $B$ were omitted in (1), the case $n=0$ would imply $Nf=1$, an undesirable restriction.

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