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    Swings

    In the context of a school class where kids need to write a few sentences for a project. One of the kids said something like he has a friend who likes the swings. I said it was OK and we moved on but I kept wondering if there was a more natural way to talk about swings.

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    Re: Swings

    Can you recall what the student said? I'm not sure what you mean by a more "natural" way of talking about swings.

    "My friend likes to play on the swings."
    "My friend likes the swings."

    Either one of those sentences sounds fine.

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    Re: Swings

    Thanks, that's what I was looking for. By natural I mean 'to sound fine'. I can't remember what he wrote originally but I changed it to 'my friend likes the swings' which is what you wrote.

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    Re: Swings

    Or going on the swings

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    Re: Swings

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Or going on the swings
    Ah, that sounds even better. Thanks.

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