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There is a sentence here in post #6 by a native speaker http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=2890236 "The many accidents that had happened at the intersection prompted an investigation into the traffic-light system there, looking for factors that may have negatively affected drivers." The author states that "the subject of "looking for" is an ...


'What' is usually used for continuous data treated as, or rather being considered as, continuous: 'what time is it?' / 'what temperature do you brew your beer at?' / 'what speed are you doing?' For days and years, both 'what day/year was that?' and 'which day/year was that?' are used. Time is continuous, but is often treated as if it were discrete, and is ...

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