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    #1

    beeing used to

    Dear friends:

    He is used to _______ rich.

    Is it 'being' or 'be'?

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    Re: beeing used to

    Quote Originally Posted by Offroad View Post
    Dear friends:

    He is used to _being_ rich.

    He used to _be_ rich.

    The meanings of the two sentences are different. Do you know how they differ?
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    Re: beeing used to

    Gerund (or whatever 'being' is in that sentece) continues to play tricks on me!

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