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C語言 2016-2-6 08:12 AM

Present Prect Tense Problem

小弟就快考DSE,有問題想問問。

一個委員已經拒絶我一個要求,之後委員好大可能會拒絶其他要求,想問問大家現在我可唔可以講"Committe members have been
rejecting my requests." 來形容有沒有問題。

paulhk2010 2016-2-6 07:26 PM

I would say the present perfect continuous may not be appropriate here because "have been rejecting" sounds like you have had a lot of requests over a period of time and none of them has been accepted. To make it clear, I suggest making them two separate actions instead of one.

e.g. The committee members (have) rejected my previous request and it is very likely my other requests will also be rejected.

What do you think?

C語言 2016-2-6 08:03 PM

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多謝你解答。我既情況是有十二個請求,咁你覺得用現在完成進行式有無問題,其實這個字可唔可以用進行式。
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