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    #1

    after drinking or having

    Hi,

    I slept after drinking OR having drunk tea. Which is used?
    Last edited by teechar; 11-Apr-2017 at 10:36. Reason: fixed title

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    #2

    Re: after dring or having

    Use "after drinking."

    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: after dring or having

    If I use "having drunk", does it change the meaning?

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    #4

    Re: after dring or having

    No, but neither version is colloquial in everyday conversation.

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    #5

    Re: after dring or having

    Do you mean that the tea made you fall asleep?

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