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    I am doing/I'll be doing

    Hi there,

    What is the difference in those two? What would I mean by one and the other?

    Thank you

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    Re: I am doing/I'll be doing

    Quote Originally Posted by carla guaraldi View Post
    Hi there,

    What is the difference in those two? What would I mean by one and the other?

    Thank you
    Talking about the future?

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    Quote Originally Posted by carla guaraldi View Post
    Hi there,

    What is the difference in those two? What would I mean by one and the other?

    Thank you
    I am doing... means 'I am doing that thing now.' "now" can mean right at this moment, or it can mean continuously or intermittently over a period of time.
    I am doing my homework (right) now.
    I am doing those exercises three times a week.


    I'll be doing... refers to the future. In the future I will do that thing (for)(over) some period of time. Again, I may do that thing only once or many times.

    (I'll be doing)(I will do) that survey between 9 and 10 (o'clock) Wednesday morning.
    (I'll be doing)(I will do) the weekly reports every Monday morning.

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