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    #1

    Patty likes to shout

    Are the following sentences acceptable? Waht is the difference?

    (1) Patty likes to shout, whereas I don't do that.
    (2) Patty likes to shout, whereas I don't.

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    Re: Patty likes to shout

    Both sentences are grammatically correct, however I would substitute
    "but" for "whereas." "Whereas" is rather stiff and formal.

    There is little difference between the two sentences. Perhaps (2) is a little more emphatic.

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    Re: Patty likes to shout

    1 might also mean that the person doesn't shout, rather than that they don't like shouting, but it's a messy sentence.

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