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    Clauses after"wish"

    1. Can we use past progressive after "wish"?
    - I wish I were living in a big house.
    - I wish I weren't being purnished by my teacher.
    2. Is it correct to use both was and were? (I wish I was/ were rich.)

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    Re: Clauses after"wish"

    We usually use the subjunctive with "wish". Both of your sentences are correct.

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    Re: Clauses after"wish"

    Are there any differences between the two following sentenses?
    1. I wish I lived with my aunt now.
    2. I wish I were living with my aunt now.

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    Re: Clauses after"wish"

    No difference.

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