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    Post present tense

    which is correct?
    1. She is always seeing a rabbit.

    2. She always sees a rabbit.


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    Re: present tense

    Tuppence:

    The only context that the perceptual verb see is natural to me in the progressive aspect is the idiomatic "I am seeing things". So "I am always seeing rabits" means to me that I am having hallucinations and in my vision there are rabits.

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    Re: present tense

    Which is correct? Both. The real question should be: what's the difference in meaning?

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    Post Re: present tense

    Quote Originally Posted by soutter View Post
    Which is correct? Both. The real question should be: what's the difference in meaning?
    thanks but why both?

    And, what's their difference/s in meaning.

    thanks!

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