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    present tense + never

    Dear teachers,

    Is it possible to use the simple present with "never" as in the following sentence?

    I quickly got used to the noise and the buzz of the city and I never want to live anywhere else!

    Thank you in advance
    Hela

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    Re: present tense + never

    Quote Originally Posted by hela View Post
    Dear teachers,

    Is it possible to use the simple present with "never" as in the following sentence?

    I quickly got used to the noise and the buzz of the city and I never want to live anywhere else!

    Thank you in advance
    Hela
    Yes.

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    Re: present tense + never

    Thank you.

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    Re: present tense + never

    Hela, instead of sending your thanks in a separate message, just click the Like button please.The reason is that it is flagged as a new post, so we think you might have a follow-up question or something to add. Those of us with slow connections and/or old computers have to waste valuable time waiting for it to appear.

    Thank you.

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