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    #1

    Cool keep+ing

    Hello!

    I have 2 questions about "to keep on doing something":

    1-Is "on" necessary? I regularly hear this phrase without it

    2- Do we ever use the present continuous with it? eg: "Why are you keeping on saying this? "

    I would rather say "Why do you keep on saying this?" am I right?

    Thank you
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    Re: keep+ing

    1 Not really
    2 This example doesn't work, but you could come up with a working example. The present simple is more common, though.

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