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    Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies?

    For your general preference in past questions, can you also say the present tense? I think it's possible.

    ex)Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies.

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    Re: Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies?

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    For your general preference in past questions, can you also say the present tense? I think it's possible.

    ex)Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies.
    It's better to adopt the practice of always backshifting - this is always acceptable, whereas using the present tense is not always suitable.

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    Re: Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies?

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    For your general preference in past questions, can you also say the present tense? I think it's possible.

    ex)Kate asked me if I liked(like) watching movies.
    I agree with Raymott's advice (post #2), but you are right. The present tense is possible here.

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