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    americangem Guest

    Unhappy can u say take exercise??

    i live in egypt but i took elementary school in USA
    my english teacher says u can "take exercise" not "do exercise" but i say its "do"

    who is right???

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    jamiep is offline Member
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    Default Re: can u say take exercise??

    From a BrE perspective I'd would tend to agree with the teacher that "take" is more common. "Do" would still be ok.

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    americangem is offline Newbie
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    Default Re: can u say take exercise??

    im talking in the AmE perspective

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    Default Re: can u say take exercise??

    Add an "s" to your "exercise" and both you and the teacher are right.
    He takes exercise, but he does exercises (like push-ups).

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