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    Is it correct to say "She is eating apples everyday". please explain why?

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    Re: please explain...

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    Is it correct to say "She is eating apples everyday". please explain why?
    No it isn't. You'd say "She eats apples every day."
    Her eating apples is a habitual event, for which we use the simple present tense.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mamen View Post
    Is it correct to say "She is eating apples everyday". please explain why?
    You could actually say She is eating apples every day, but this should be a way of expressing your shock or disbelief. You will normally say She eats apples every day. And you know what, they say an apple a day keeps the doctor away.

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    Re: please explain...

    Quote Originally Posted by engee30 View Post
    You could actually say She is eating apples every day, but this should be a way of expressing your shock or disbelief. You will normally say She eats apples every day. And you know what, they say an apple a day keeps the doctor away.
    Indeed. They don't say "An apple a day is keeping the doctor away".

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