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Atatürk
Posted: Monday, September 9, 2019 6:47:16 PM

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He made his escape before dawn.
He escaped before dawn.

What's the difference?

Ite, maledicti, in ignem aeternum!
FounDit
Posted: Monday, September 9, 2019 7:35:49 PM

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Atatürk wrote:
He made his escape before dawn.
He escaped before dawn.

What's the difference?


There is no difference. It's just two ways of saying the same thing. The first one is just a bit more "literary".


We should look to the past to learn from it, not destroy our future because of it — FounDit
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