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    Default Difference between "Light candles" and "Lit candles"

    Hi,

    Is there any difference?


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    Default Re: Difference between "Light candles" and "Lit candles"

    It all depends [as ever] on the context.
    Assuming you are referring to candles which have been lit [ie "lit candles"], then the other correct term would be "lighted candles"; not "light candles".
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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