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    #1

    Which one is the correct one?

    they escaped further westwards, to not being forced to settle down as farmers.

    or

    they escaped further westwards, to not be forced to settle down as farmers.

    As you can probaly see the question (to me) is whether it should be: be or being.

    SO which one to pick!?


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    #2

    Re: Which one is the correct one?

    I'm afraid neither is correct.

    Maybe you mean

    ... so as not to be forced to settle down as farmers.

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    #3

    Re: Which one is the correct one?

    Well anyone agree with that?


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    #4

    Re: Which one is the correct one?

    Yes!

    Horsa got there first.

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    #5

    Re: Which one is the correct one?

    Ok thank you!

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