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    before/after my doing sth

    Soon after I got home, it began to rain.

    Do native speakers also say 'Soon after my getting home, it began to rain'?

    Thank you in advance.

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    Re: before/after my doing sth

    Quote Originally Posted by joham View Post
    Soon after I got home, it began to rain.

    Do native speakers also say 'Soon after my getting home, it began to rain'?

    Thank you in advance.
    No. It would be too complicated to say that when there is an obvious easy alternative (which you have given).

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