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    gerunds again

    1-I liked their singing of popular folk songs.

    Does this mean:
    a-I liked the fact that they sang popular folk songs
    or:
    b-I liked the way they sang popular folk songs.

    (I know I have asked a similar question before, but as usual I have got myself confused.)

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    It could mean both- if they were a classical choir, I might go for a, and if the were a folk group, b).

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