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    Mean it.

    Hi,

    I heard people say, 'Do you mean it?' After someone said something that they have thought of doing like 'I want to run naked in the rain', but not really so. Why not 'Did you mean it?'

    Does anyone know any best website that explains about mood and tense aspect?

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    Re: Mean it.

    'I want to run naked in the rain' is in the present tense, so 'Do you mean it?' is the correct response.

    Please start a new thread for your unrelated question.

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    Re: Mean it.

    Quote Originally Posted by sebayanpendam View Post
    Does anyone know any best website that explains about mood and tense aspect?
    I'd go straight to Wikipedia, and then check it on at least one other site.
    Here's 'mood'.
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grammatical_mood

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