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      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Italian
      • Home Country:
      • Italy
      • Current Location:
      • Italy

    • Join Date: Sep 2004
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    #1

    except for or except to..

    Hi,
    another doubt from Italy:
    How should I say?
    I never put down my tennis racket except for sleeping and eating or
    I never put down my tennis racket except to sleep and eat.
    I never put down my tennis racket except when I eat and sleep.

    By the way, I am very happy to share my doubts with you. I live in a very little place with no tourists speaking English...
    Bye. Rip.

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      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • Japan

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    #2

    Re: except for or except to..

    All OK, Ripley, and I do not notice any significant difference in meaning.

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