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    #1

    By the time....

    Hi


    By the time we had finished the songs, he was scrambling to get the words together.

    --- Does it mean that before we stopped working on the songs, in the meantime, he was trying to write some lyrics? Or maybe after we finished working on the songs he started working on the lyrics?

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    Re: By the time....

    I would say that it means that they finished the songs quickly so that he had to hurry to finish the words.

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    Re: By the time....

    Hi,

    I believe that they are finishing the musical part of the songs...and when they finish the musical part...he tries, very quickly, to put words to the songs. :)

    Happy learning

    Last edited by Anglika; 16-Jan-2009 at 13:32.

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