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    Default Present perfect or present perfect continuous?

    Lately, Austin has been thinking about changing in career because he has been dissatisfied with the conditions in his company.
    Lately, Austin has thought about changing in career because he has been dissatisfied with the conditions in his company.

    Which is correct? I like 1st one but my teacher says when there is an adverb 'lately' we must use just perfect tense HOWEVER i found something like this:
    The Present Perfect Continuous can be used without a duration. In this case the meaning is more general and we use ‘lately’ or ‘recently’ to show this.

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    Default Re: Present perfect or present perfect continuous?

    They are both OK if you delete "in" after "changing".

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