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    Default cutting and making dresses?

    Is this correct?

    I work at a workshop cutting and making dresses.

    Is it possible to write:

    I work at a workshop cutting and dressmaking

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    I think both examples are ok.
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    Default Re: cutting and making dresses?

    Quote Originally Posted by pepa
    Is this correct?

    I work at a workshop cutting and making dresses.
    That sentence seems to be saying you cut the dresses and make the dresses. Perhaps:
    • I work at a workshop cutting patterns and making dresses.

    Or (even better):
    • I work at a workshop cutting patterns and sewing dresses.


    Quote Originally Posted by pepa
    Is it possible to write:

    I work at a workshop cutting and dressmaking
    I am not sure that dressmaking is a verb, but I could be wrong.

    :)

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