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    how to replace use of "used to" twice in a sentence

    Hi,

    " When I used to live in Srilanka, I used to play allot"

    I know this sentence is gramatically incorrect as there is a use of "used to" twice in the sentence.

    kindly suggest.


    Thanks
    Chayan


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    Re: how to replace use of "used to" twice in a sentence

    " When I used to live in Srilanka, I used to play allot"

    When I lived in Sri Lanka, I used to play a lot.

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