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Autor:  Gus
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  17/SET/2005 2:27 PM
Assunto:  Diferença de sentido

I always chat with her on the net.

It implies that this action is really something which you often do. The use of Simple Present is correct. The use of the adverb always indicates that, right? It could mean that you chat every day or thrice a week ...


I have always chatted with her on the net.
This sentence means that once you began chatting with her and by the way the time refference is not important whatsoever and you still keep on chatting with her!

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Diferença de sentido  –  Thiago  16/SET/2005, 10:10 PM
Diferença de sentido  –  Rodolfo  17/SET/2005, 10:36 AM
 Diferença de sentido  –  Gus  17/SET/2005, 2:27 PM
Diferença de sentido  –  Thiago  17/SET/2005, 7:00 PM

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