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Autor:  Dale
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  21/FEV/2005 12:00 AM
Assunto:  Re: Find/Think
 
Mensagem:  "To find" means "to think" when the user means "to perceive".
"To find" does not mean "to think" when the user means "to believe".

perceive
I find your answer (is) very interesting.
I think your answer is very interesting.
I believe your answer is very interesting. = No!

perceive
I found the book (to be) delightful.
I thought the book (was) delightful.
I believed the book was delightful. = No!

believe
I think I will go now.
I believe I will go now.
I find I will go now. = No!

believe
I thought you had said he would be here today.
I believed you had said he would be here today.
I found that you said he would be here today. = No!








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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Find/Think  –  Carlos  20/FEV/2005, 6:31 PM
Re: Find/Think  –  Tom  20/FEV/2005, 10:05 PM
Re: Find/Think  –  Carlos  20/FEV/2005, 10:39 PM
Re: Find/Think  –  pat  20/FEV/2005, 11:36 PM
Re: Find/Think  –  David  21/FEV/2005, 10:30 PM
 Re: Find/Think  –  Dale  21/FEV/2005, 12:00 AM
Re: Find/Think  –  pat  21/FEV/2005, 10:15 AM
Re: Find/Think  –  Dale  21/FEV/2005, 4:48 PM
Re: Find/Think  –  Johannes  21/FEV/2005, 5:56 PM

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