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    Default Re: possibility

    Quote Originally Posted by Taka View Post
    Good.

    So in the same way, this one works:

    Would you mind the door being closed for a moment?

    whereas this one doesn't, or does it?

    Would you mind the door closed for a moment?
    The first is OK, the second not.

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    Default Re: possibility

    Quote Originally Posted by Taka View Post


    You mean this one doesn't work?

    There is little possibility of an agreement being reached.

    What is the problem with this sentence?
    No- we posted at the same time. I was adding another no to the list about the second sentence.

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