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    ramtin is offline Newbie
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    Please HELP

    What is the different between these in meaning and witch one is better to use?

    1.Painting building

    2.Building painting

    And witch one is better to use as individual?

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    Re: Please HELP

    Quote Originally Posted by ramtin View Post
    What is the different between these in meaning and witch one is better to use?

    1.Painting building

    2.Building painting

    And which one is better to use as individual?
    Could you please form a complete sentence?
    In the first option you'd need an article "Painting a building" like in "The painters are painting a building"

    The second option is ok as a noun phrase

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    Re: Please HELP

    Quote Originally Posted by MASM View Post
    In the first option you'd need an article "Painting a building" like in "The painters are painting a building"
    Correct, but you can also make "building" plural , then it'll be OK.

    Painting buildings, especially the tall ones, is a highly risky job.

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    Re: Please HELP

    Quote Originally Posted by euncu View Post
    Correct, but you can also make "building" plural , then it'll be OK.

    Painting buildings, especially the tall ones, is a highly risky job.
    Sure! I was just following the given example literally

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    Re: Please HELP

    Quote Originally Posted by MASM View Post
    Sure! I was just following the given example literally
    Well, now that you were literally following the example, have you managed to catch that?

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