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    'told quickly' or 'quickly told'

    Is it 'I told my mother quickly that she needs to go to the hospital' or 'I quickly told my mother to go to the hospital'?

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    Re: 'told quickly' or 'quickly told'

    Quote Originally Posted by belgar View Post
    Is it 'I told my mother quickly that she needs to go to the hospital' or 'I quickly told my mother to go to the hospital'?
    'I quickly told my mother...' means that as soon as you saw the situation, you told your mother that she should go to the hospital.
    'I told my mother quickly...' means that you spoke very rapidly (you talked fast).


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    Re: 'told quickly' or 'quickly told'

    Thank you

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