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    Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    A girl was putting on lipstick.

    Please check.

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Girls put on lipstick, make-up and perfume. (Note the hyphen.)

    A girl was putting on lipstick.
    Not all girls, and not only girls do those things.
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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Lipstick is make-up.

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Can we replace "Put on" with "Wear"?

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Can we replace "put on" with "wear"?
    No. It's the same as the answers we gave you about clothing. "Putting on makeup" is the act of applying it to one's face. After you've put it on, you're wearing it.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    No. It's the same as the answers we gave you about clothing. "Putting on makeup" is the act of applying it to one's face. After you've put it on, you're wearing it.
    Okay, so "putting on make up, perfume" means applying these on your body and face. Once you are ready it means you are done with putting on make up, so you can say "I am wearing make up or perfume".

    I think it is correct to say "Put on some deodrant" Am I correct?

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Change 'make up' to 'make-up' or 'makeup' and spell 'deodorant' right and you're correct.

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    Re: Girls put on lipstick, make up and perfume.

    Okay, so "putting on make-up, perfume" means applying these on your body and face. Once you are ready it means you are done with putting on make-up, so you can say "I am wearing make-up or perfume". Put on some deodorant.

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