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  1. garyshunchaihei
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    Seems

    Hi;

    Please correct me the following two sentences.

    1. He seems to be interested in music.

    2. He seems to have interested in music.

    What's their difference ?

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    Re: Seems

    Quote Originally Posted by garyshunchaihei
    Hi;

    Please correct me the following two sentences.

    1. He seems to be interested in music.

    2. He seems to have interested in music.

    What's their difference ?
    I think I've answered this already. But here it is again:
    the second sentence is wrong- you'd need a noun after 'have'- 'seems to have an interet in'


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    It seems to me that the original message was submitted thrice (ain't I post). I know of other board which disallow, resubmission of message within a 30 second period, in order to stop this problem. Or perhaps, I more labourious method would be for the Powers That Be to delete multiple copies of messages.

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    Re: Seems

    Quote Originally Posted by dduck
    It seems to me that the original message was submitted thrice (ain't I post). I know of other board which disallow, resubmission of message within a 30 second period, in order to stop this problem. Or perhaps, I more labourious method would be for the Powers That Be to delete multiple copies of messages.

    Mi dos centavos.
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    I delete duplicate messages when I catch them. I was offline for about a week.

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    AS I do, Ron, but this one slipped me by! I replied to the other thread!
    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.

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    Re: Seems

    I guess nobody's perfect--even Red5. :D

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