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    #1

    clothing or clothes?

    Putting on refers to the act of placing the clothing on your body.

    Is 'clothing' correct or should it be 'clothes'?

    Thanks.
    Last edited by Tan Elaine; 07-May-2017 at 15:35.

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    #2

    Re: clothing or clothes?

    I put my clothes on or I get dressed.

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    #3

    Re: clothing or clothes?

    "Clothing" or "clothes" work, but you should remove the definite article.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #4

    Re: clothing or clothes?

    I am wearing clothes.

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