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    Cool she doesn't eat/she isn't eating

    Hello!

    Can we use the present simple and the present continuous interchangeably in this case, please?

    "My (female) dog is not feeling really well She is sleeping/sleeps a lot and isn't eating/doesn't eat much"'.

    Thank you very much for your help.
    Will

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    Default Re: she doesn't eat/she isn't eating

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    "My (female) dog is not feeling really very well She is sleeping/sleeps a lot and isn't eating/doesn't eat much".
    Both are possible, but the present continuous is more likely; it suggests the limited duration of the feeling.
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