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    Question Accidentally or absent mindedly?

    Which is correct?Today I absent mindedly forgot to read the verse or accidentally forgot to read the verse? It's a situation where reading the verse is done daily...Please solve

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    Re: Accidentally or absent mindedly?

    Either way is possible. You need a hyphen in the adverb absent-mindedly.

    Remember to mark text you're asking about by surrounding it with quotation marks or setting it in italics.
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    Re: Accidentally or absent mindedly?

    The two words mean different things. Make sure you know what they each mean.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 29-May-2017 at 22:13. Reason: Fixing typo.

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