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    Question If what you said is true, then why you still spend lots of time for studying document

    Hi,

    There are two questions in below sentences. Please help to check which is correct. I usually use A.
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    A) If what you said is true, then why you still spend lots of time for studying document? Are you still studying now?
    B) If what you said is true, then why do you still spend lots of time for studying document? Are you still studying now?

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    Re: If what you said is true, then why you still spend lots of time for studying docu

    Both are incorrect. B is better. Here's a corrected version:

    If what you said is true, then why do are you still spending lots of so much time for studying the document? Are you still studying now?
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: If what you said is true, then why you still spend lots of time for studying docu

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    Both are incorrect. B is better. Here's a corrected version:

    If what you said is true, then why do are you still spending lots of so much time for studying the document? Are you still studying now?
    Thanks. I can understand the corrected version of "...are you still spending so much...", but why can't I also use "for" in this context?

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    Re: If what you said is true, then why you still spend lots of time for studying docu

    Inserting 'for' is not colloquial.

    You can spend time studying the document and you can spend time on studying the document, but not ...for studying the document.

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