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    Re: the tense of a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    No. Dying is something a person does only once. "Remember that you" should be followed by mention of something that the person has done in the past. Perhaps it is something that person is in the habit of doing. Any number of things could follow that phrase, but die is not one of them.

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    Re: the tense of a sentence

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    No. Dying is something a person does only once.

    I agree, unless you you fake your death for some reason, then:
    "You die so many times; how can you expect them to believe in your death?". But still "you die" not "will die".

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    Re: the tense of a sentence

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    Perfectly explained!

    OT: You are "avatar-less". Where is your nice picture, banderas? Looking for something new?
    I changed it for a rubik's cube but it somehow disappeard. I am going to work on it, yet.

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    Re: the tense of a sentence

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    I agree, unless you you fake your death for some reason, then:
    "You die so many times; how can you expect them to believe in your death?". But still "you die" not "will die".
    Where did you get it? Is it from sci-fi horror or something??

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    Re: the tense of a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by banderas View Post
    I changed it for a rubik's cube but it somehow disappeard. I am going to work on it, yet.
    Fine. I need something to recognise you at first sight. Actually, I got used to that little banderas-picture, but the rubik's cube reminded me of my childhood and how long it took me to solve that mean, scrambled thing. To be honest, I can't recall ever having done it.

    I'm curious about your next avatar.

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