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    Smile I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Hello everyone,

    I was wondering why we used that grammatical structure here, just give me a rule.

    I went to a circus and zoo/ a zoo?

    I will play football andwill then start studying/ then start studying.
    I wish I had better English, but I work hard to improve it. I'm studying for IGCSE, so I'm only interested in BrE.

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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Quote Originally Posted by saloom2 View Post
    Hello everyone,

    I was wondering why we used that grammatical structure here, just give me a rule.

    I went to a circus and zoo/ a zoo?

    I will play football andwill then start studying/ then start studying.
    There is no "rule".

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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Ok, Which one is correct, though, in those sentences? In other words, more natural to you, as a native speaker.
    I wish I had better English, but I work hard to improve it. I'm studying for IGCSE, so I'm only interested in BrE.

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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Quote Originally Posted by saloom2 View Post

    I went to a circus and a zoo.

    I will play football and then [I'll] start studying.
    The most natural versions (for me) are above.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    [I'll] is optional in general, isn't it?
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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Quote Originally Posted by saloom2 View Post
    [I'll] is optional in general, isn't it?
    It depends on context.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    Would you tell how, please? Because I don't know when it differs.
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    Default Re: I will go...and will play/play? A circus or zoo/ a zoo?

    The longer the first clause, the more likely we are to repeat the subject and verb in the second.

    I'll watch the match and then go home.
    I'll go straight home after the match to have a shower and get changed and then I'll go and pick up Maisie.
    Please do not edit your question after it has received a response. Such editing can make the response hard for others to understand.


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