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    #1

    hunt during the day

    Can one use
    1) These animals will hunt during the day.
    instead of
    2) These animals hunt during the day.

    That is their habitual action. That is what they do. I am not sure that 'will' works here.

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    Navi.
    Last edited by navi tasan; 11-Oct-2015 at 15:18.

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    #2

    Re: hunt during the day

    If it is habitual, 2 is better.

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