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    looking for vs finding

    If I have lost my watch, which of the following sentences should I use?

    I am looking for my watch.

    I am finding my watch.

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    Re: looking for vs finding

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    If I have lost my watch, which of the following sentences should I use?

    I am looking for my watch.

    I am finding my watch.

    Thanks.
    Have you double checked the definition of "to find" in the dictionary?

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    Re: looking for vs finding

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    If I have lost my watch, which of the following sentences should I use?

    I am looking for my watch.

    I am finding my watch.

    Thanks.
    Use "I am looking for". You could also say "I am trying to find my watch".

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