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    Post Down The Slope (And) Into

    Suppose there is a hole at the bottom of a slope. Then:

    "A ball rolled down the slope into the hole."
    "A ball rolled down the slope and into the hole."

    How are they different?

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    Re: Down The Slope (And) Into

    They're not different.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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