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    Hello!

    Is this sentence grammatically correct, please? :

    "When you sunbathe you are usually lying". (Would it be better to use: "when you are sunbathing"?)

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    Re: lying

    They mean the same.

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    Re: lying

    Hello there,

    Could we use the present simple in the second part of these sentences? :

    -"When you are sunbathing you usually lie."

    -"When you sunbathe you usually lie."

    Thank you
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    Re: lying

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello there,

    Could we use the present simple in the second part of these sentences? :

    -"When you are sunbathing you usually lie."

    -"When you sunbathe you usually lie."

    Thank you
    >W
    In both cases I would use "down", "lying down" and "lie down".

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