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    #1

    while i'm doing / do sth

    Can you tell me which of the two tenses I should use after “while”? Or maybe both forms are fine?

    1) I like to eat crisps while I’m watching TV
    2) I like to eat crisps while I watch TV.

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    Re: while i'm doing / do sth

    They're both OK.

    You can also say "I like to eat crisps while watching TV".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: while i'm doing / do sth

    Please note the "crisps" are chips in the US.

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    Re: while i'm doing / do sth

    And chips in the UK are fries in the US!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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