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    brought

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    Can I use "I brought fruits two days ago instead of bought fruits two days ago"?

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    Re: brought

    Can I use "I brought fruits two days ago" instead of "I bought fruits two days ago"?
    Please note my amendments to your punctuation.

    'Bring' and 'buy' (past tense - 'brought' and bought') are two completely different verbs.

    In both cases, it's more natural to say 'some fruit' instead of 'fruits'.

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    Re: brought

    My doubt is "I brought some fruit two days ago" Is it correct or not? My friend said that one is wrong, thats why I'm asking. She said "I bought some fruit two days ago". Can someone explain it?

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    Re: brought

    Did you bring the fruit to the place where you are now, or did you buy it from a store or shop?

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    Re: brought

    Your friend was incorrect. Either one can be correct. Read Rover's post #4.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 22-Oct-2014 at 12:05. Reason: Changing 'River's' to 'Rover's'.

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    Re: brought

    Quote Originally Posted by balakrish View Post
    My doubt is "I brought some fruit two days ago" Is it correct or not?
    It could be. It would require an understanding of the place you brought it to (probably the place where you are), but that's not difficult in many contexts. However, ther are contexts in which it would be wrong or incomplete.

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