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  1. mraimida
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    gerunds

    wat's the difference between
    i stopped writing the poem bec i felt tired .
    &
    i stopped to write the poem bec i have many ideas in my mind

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    Re: gerunds

    I stopped writing means I am no longer writing.
    I stopped to write means I stopped (whatever I was doing) in order that I might write.

    "I saw the accident so I stopped writing so I could run to help."
    "I saw the accident so I stopped to write down his licence number."

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