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    Wink I keep the light on on purpose,

    Hello~ Can you help me say this naturally please?


    A: Hey, why don't you turn the light off?


    B: ⓐI keep the light on intentionally,
    ⓑI keep the light on on purpose,
    if I turn the light off cockroaches come out, you know.


    A: Oh, yea, they usually come out when it darks.

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    Re: I keep the light on on purpose,

    Say:
    They usually come out when it gets dark.
    (All the phrases in bold are fine.)


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