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    risking your life

    1-You were a hero risking your life for us.
    2-You were a hero, risking your life for us.
    3-Risking you life for us, you were a hero.

    In which case:
    a-You were a hero when you were risking your life for us.
    in which:
    b-You were a hero and you were risking your life for us.
    and in which:
    c-You were a hero because you were risking your life for us.

    Gratefully,
    Navi.

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    Re: risking your life

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    1-You were a hero risking your life for us.
    2-You were a hero, risking your life for us.
    3-Risking you life for us, you were a hero.

    In which case:
    a-You were a hero when you were risking your life for us.
    in which:
    b-You were a hero and you were risking your life for us.
    and in which:
    c-You were a hero because you were risking your life for us.

    Gratefully,
    Navi.
    What do you think, Navi?

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    Re: risking your life

    Thank you very much Bhaisahab.

    This is a tough one. I think they could all have the temporal meaning (when you were risking your life for us). 1 and 2 could both have the 'and' meaning (and you were risking your life for us). I don't think 3 can have that meaning.
    I think the three of them could have the because meaning as well.

    So the first two have three meanings. The third one has two meaning.


    Gratefully,
    Navi.

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    Re: risking your life

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Thank you very much Bhaisahab.

    This is a tough one. I think they could all have the temporal meaning (when you were risking your life for us). 1 and 2 could both have the 'and' meaning (and you were risking your life for us). I don't think 3 can have that meaning.
    I think the three of them could have the because meaning as well.

    So the first two have three meanings. The third one has two meaning.


    Gratefully,
    Navi.
    I agree.

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