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P. J. Owen
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progressive tense

Post by P. J. Owen » Sat Oct 16, 2004 9:05 pm

Is it correct to use "love" in the progressive tense:?

Example: "I'm loving it."

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Post by Alan » Mon Oct 18, 2004 5:50 am

'Love' as a dynamic verb is an informal-only substitute for 'enjoy'.
Do not use in an exam!

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