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    during & while

    when is the correct way to use during & while?

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    Re: during & while

    Quote Originally Posted by nureen76
    when is the correct way to use during & while?
    during + noun
    During dinner,...
    During our meeting,...
    During the day,...
    During one of those terrible TV news telecast,...

    while + sentence
    While I was eating dinner,...
    While we were enjoying our meeting,...
    While the day was still young,...
    While he was watching one of those terrible TV news telecast,...
    While eating lunch,... ~ While I was eating lunch


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    During / while

    Hi nureen 76,

    In addition to this super explanation here is a link

    http://www.usingenglish.com/articles/during-while.html

    There's also a chance of doing a quiz on this site regarding this topic :wink:

    Ulli :D

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    :D

    ...people should know where to find that all this training stuff 8)


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