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    Question What sort of words are follow must & can't

    The must & can't are have the same grammar structure

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    be adj
    l/you/he + must/can't be v-ing (doing/joking/going etc.)
    do (know/get/have etc.)


    But I don't have any idea how to distinguish the words, what kind of its are belong to "be V-ing" or "do".
    Could you offer some examples to me?
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    Re: What sort of words are follow must & can't

    Quote Originally Posted by puman0727 View Post
    l/you/he + must/can't be v-ing (doing/joking/going etc.)
    do (know/get/have etc.)


    But I don't have any idea how to distinguish the words, what kind of its are belong to "be V-ing" or "do".
    Could you offer some examples to me?
    Examples are given in the table, inside the brackets.

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    Re: What sort of words are follow must & can't

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Examples are given in the table, inside the brackets.
    Sorry, I have already known about their different point. That's their meaning of structure rather then the verbs.

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    Re: What sort of words are follow must & can't

    Quote Originally Posted by puman0727 View Post
    Sorry, I have already known about their different point. That's their meaning of structure rather then the verbs.
    I'm afraid your post makes no sense.

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    Re: What sort of words are follow must & can't

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I'm afraid your post makes no sense.
    Firstly, I misunderstood be v-ing & do that are same meanings, after that I noticed V-ing. So, I think I have to let respondent (5jj) know I have understood. And it is a courtesy behavior for thanks.

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