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    Question catch on fire?

    Dear friends,

    Do we usually say "my hair caught on fire?"

    Thank you!

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    Default Re: catch on fire?

    I hope we don't have to say it very often. But that is the proper way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    I hope we don't have to say it very often. But that is the proper way.
    Is it the same as saying "my hair was on fire" or "my hair caught fire"?

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    Default Re: catch on fire?

    The proper way for me is my hair caught fire.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Heidi View Post
    Is it the same as saying "my hair was on fire" or "my hair caught fire"?
    ♥♦♣♠ NOT A TEACHER ♥♦♣♠

    First, your hair catches fire, then, your hair is on fire. That's the only difference between the sentences, I reckon.

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