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Thread: while

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    Which are the differences between "as" and "while"? In which case can I use "as" or "while"? Can I use them without difference?

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    Re: while

    I would use 'as' for things of a shorter duration. I wouldn't say 'I was watching TV as you were having a bath' (with the meaning of time).


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