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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 ...


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'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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