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SelectMany query operator produces a variable number of output elements for each input element.

In simple words if any collection have collection as an its element then using selectmany we can read that child connection item.


using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;
using System.Threading.Tasks;

namespace LINQExample
class Program
static void Main(string[] args)
employeedetails[] emp =
new employeedetails{ employeename="Ganesha", department="IT", age=30, emptraining= new List<string>{ "php","asp"}},
new employeedetails{ employeename="Yogesh", department="IT", age=20, emptraining= new List<string>{ "ruby","oracle"}},
new employeedetails{ employeename="Ashish", department="Sales", age=10, emptraining= new List<string>{ "php","oracle"}},
new employeedetails{ employeename="Pooja", department="Teaching", age=15, emptraining= new List<string>{ "java","asp"}},
new employeedetails{ employeename="Arti", department="Teaching", age=40, emptraining= new List<string>{ "java","oracle"}},

IEnumerable<string> trainings = emp.SelectMany(x => x.emptraining);
foreach (string emptrained in trainings)
Console.WriteLine("EmployeeTrainingsAre =" + emptrained);

public class employeedetails
public string employeename;
public string department;
public int age;
public List<string> emptraining;




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