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    Eway is offline Senior Member
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    Default work vs. working?

    Why do we say "work" experience and "working" visa?
    When should I add "ing"?

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    I'd say 'work visa\permit' .

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I'd say 'work visa\permit' .
    Why? ...... WHY?

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    'Working' would suggest it hadn't been finished, like a 'working party', which is a committee that is still working.

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    When a present participle is used, it shows that the thing is in action.

    A running man = A man is running :)

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