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    wouldn`t / didn`t want to

    Hey guys

    can someone explain me when do I use the expression wouldn`t and when do I use didn`t want to? For example:

    He wouldn`t talk to me.
    He didn`t want to talk to me.

    Is there any difference in these two sentences?

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    Re: wouldn`t / didn`t want to

    Quote Originally Posted by c0da View Post
    Hey guys

    can someone explain me when do I use the expression wouldn`t and when do I use didn`t want to? For example:

    He wouldn`t talk to me.
    He didn`t want to talk to me.

    Is there any difference in these two sentences?
    "He wouldn't talk to me" this means that he refused, he didn't talk to you.
    "He didn't want to talk to me" this means he was reluctant to talk to you, but it doesn't say whether he did or not.

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    Re: wouldn`t / didn`t want to

    Understood, thank you

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