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Why とも can't be used here?

Andromedashun

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毎日 ( ) どちらでもいいことばかりを日記に書いているのだが、それがストレス解消になっている

書くとも書かないとも 書いたか書かなかったか 書いても書かなくても 書くとか書かないとか

Why とも can't be used here?
 

Toritoribe

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Because ~てもいい is a set phrase, and furthermore, "affirmative + ともいい" doesn't make sense.
 

Toritoribe

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~ともいい can make sense only in the form ~ずともいい/よい, thus, 書くともいい doesn't make sense.
 
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