Sentence correction 4

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Sentence correction 4

Postby Hung Tao » Fri Sep 10, 2004 3:10 pm

Please correct my following sentence:
Why have you been continuing to try to avoid meeting me?
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Re: Sentence correction 4

Postby Josef » Wed Sep 15, 2004 7:50 pm

Hung Tao wrote:Please correct my following sentence:
Why have you been continuing to try to avoid meeting me?


Your sentence is not incorrect, but it might be more natural as:

Why do you keep trying to avoid me?
"We are not wholly bad or good, who live our lives under Milk Wood"
prayer of the Reverend Eli Jenkins in Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas


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