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    this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    hello, is it grammatically acceptable to say ' this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched' (however, I don't reckon it is correct to say I watched instead of I have ever watched. I might need an explanation to that)?If not, what is the precise way of saying it without changing its connotation/meaning ?
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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    Was it the film or you that was "without excitement"?
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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Was it the film or you that was "without excitement"?
    I was certainly referring to the movie, not me.

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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    Quote Originally Posted by Syazain View Post
    Hello, is it grammatically acceptable to say 'This is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'? however, I don't reckon it is correct to say "I watched" instead of "I have ever watched". I might need an explanation to for that. If not, What is the precise way of saying it without changing its connotation/meaning?
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    It's not very natural either way.

    This is the least exciting film I have ever seen/watched.
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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****


    "This is the most boring movie that I have ever seen."

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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    A film without excitement isn't necessarily boring.
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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2
    A film without excitement isn't necessarily boring.
    I think they call those art films. Or any Woody Allen film.
    Wear short sleeves! Support your right to bare arms!

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    Re: this is the first movie without excitement I watched or have ever watched'

    Quote Originally Posted by Skrej View Post
    Or any Woody Allen film.
    You've clearly never seen "Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask". Very funny and definitely "exciting" in parts.
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