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    what the difference between following two sentences

    I am ashamed of his being lazy.
    I am ashamed of his laziness.

    who can analysis two sentences?

    thank for help

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    #2

    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    Why do you want them analysed?

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    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    I want to know whether both are different or not?

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    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by kiann View Post
    I want to know whether both are different or not?
    No, only one of them is different.

    Do you understand what they mean?

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    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    No, only one of them is different.

    Do you understand what they mean?
    your meaning is that both sentences are same?

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    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by kiann View Post
    Is your meaning that both sentences are the same?
    There are two sentences. They are worded differently. They are both correct. You were asked if you understand what they mean. Do you?

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    #7

    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    Thank you!I see.

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    Re: what the difference between following two sentences

    I don't understand why the speaker is ashamed of someone else's laziness.

    Not a teacher.

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