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    John and his dad are playing chess.

    I would like to know the difference among 1,2 and 3.

    John: 1. Ma! Dad cheats!
    2. Ma! Dad cheated!
    3. Ma! Dad was cheating!

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    Re: cheat

    Quote Originally Posted by wowenglish1 View Post
    John and his dad are playing chess.

    I would like to know the difference among 1,2 and 3.

    John: 1. Ma! Dad cheats!
    2. Ma! Dad cheated!
    3. Ma! Dad was cheating!
    My dad cheats!
    My dad cheated!
    My dad was cheating!

    All three examples are correct!

    Cheers,
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    Re: cheat

    Quote Originally Posted by wowenglish1 View Post
    John and his dad are playing chess.

    I would like to know the difference among 1,2 and 3.

    John: 1. Ma! Dad cheats! He does it all the time
    2. Ma! Dad cheated! He did it just now
    3. Ma! Dad was cheating! Also he did it just now
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