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Autor:  mrob
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Data:  17/ABR/2005 7:02 PM
Assunto:  Re: Gerundio
 
Mensagem: 
I think it is because organise has the distinct adjective organisational

Whereas read write etc have reading writing etc as adjectives

When I sent the response I didn’t think about it in this ‘grammatical’ way it was just native-speaker instinct

hope that helps a bit


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Gerundio  –  luiss  16/ABR/2005, 12:28 PM
Re: Gerundio  –  André Oliveira  16/ABR/2005, 1:25 PM
Re: Gerundio  –  Johannes  16/ABR/2005, 1:57 PM
Re: Gerundio  –  mrob  16/ABR/2005, 8:01 PM
Re: Gerundio  –  Johannes  17/ABR/2005, 7:49 AM
 Re: Gerundio  –  mrob  17/ABR/2005, 7:02 PM

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