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Autor:  Tiago
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  18/SET/2005 4:53 PM
Assunto:  to Dale
 
Mensagem:  I am not Dale, but the verb would can also be used to describe a past habit, just like the expression used to. See:

My parents used to scold me a lot.
My parents would scold me a lot.

Then I used to lock myself in my bedroom.
Then I would lock myself in my bedroom.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
to Dale  –  raí  18/SET/2005, 1:21 PM
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