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Reiko07
Posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 3:43:05 AM

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(1) I won't watch TV while you study.

(2) I won't watch TV while you are studying.

Which is correct?
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 4:07:24 AM

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Both are correct.
1/ I won't watch TV while you study. this sounds like a promise emphasizing the fact that it is permanent.
2/ I won't watch TV while you are studying. Expressing futurity.
Reiko07
Posted: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:59:28 AM

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Thank you very much, Adyl.
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