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    the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods would

    Hello everybody!

    Does the sentence "the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods would never touch one another" mean "the toddler very much wanted to have a dinner plate on which separators would prevent different foods (from) coming into contact with one another"?

    Thank you.

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    Re: the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods wo

    No. "Insisting on having something" and "very much wanting something" are not the same.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods wo

    Does the sentence "the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods would never touch one another" mean "the toddler DEMANDED to have a dinner plate on which separators would prevent different foods (from) coming into contact with one another"?

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    Re: the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods wo

    Yes. That's more like it.

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