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    #1

    Disintegrated OR disintegrating

    I have a question about the verb "disintegrate" :
    Which one is correct?

    1. A society disintegrating under economic pressures.
    2. A society disintegrated under economic pressures.

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    #2

    Re: Disintegrated OR disintegrating

    Only #2 is a complete sentence.

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    #3

    Re: Disintegrated OR disintegrating

    How can we use "disintegrating" as a participle with something like society?

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    #4

    Re: Disintegrated OR disintegrating

    Quote Originally Posted by Freeguy View Post
    How can we use "disintegrating" as a participle with something like society?
    "X is a society (which is) disintegrating..."

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