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    Smile I followed this up with clam soup

    So at home tonight I ate a good, old-fashioned Taiwanese dinner box, and I followed this up with clam soup and a big cup of high mountain tea.


    Could I write "after this/then I drank/enjoyed" instead of the part in bold? Thanks.


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    Re: I followed this up with clam soup

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    So at home tonight I ate a good, old-fashioned Taiwanese dinner box, and I followed this up with clam soup and a big cup of high mountain tea.


    Could I write "after this/then I drank/enjoyed" instead of the part in bold? Thanks.
    I like the first sentence

    So at home tonight I ate a good, old-fashioned Taiwanese dinner box, and after this I enjoyed clam soup and a big cup of high mountain tea.

    You don't drink your soup, unless it is in a cup. You eat your soup. I know in asian culture often bowls are raised to the lips but this is not considered polite in western culture.

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    Re: I followed this up with clam soup

    Thanks, Naamplao, for the extra advice.
    I get it now.

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