Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Russian
      • Home Country:
      • Russian Federation
      • Current Location:
      • Russian Federation

    • Join Date: Oct 2012
    • Posts: 106
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    "Sing" rather than "Play"

    "That song was singing on the radio yesterday morning"

    Is it right to say so? Or must I use "play" in sentence like this?

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Mar 2009
    • Posts: 3,505
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: "Sing" rather than "Play"

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Lucky_One View Post
    "That song was singing on the radio yesterday morning"

    Is it right to say so? Or must I use "play" in sentence like this?
    People sing. Radios play.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 17-Sep-2012, 04:23
  2. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 26-Jul-2012, 13:52
  3. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-Jul-2012, 19:53
  4. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-Sep-2008, 08:27
  5. confusing words "expressed" or "express" and "named" or"names"
    By Dawood Usmani in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 26-Oct-2007, 19:33

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •