If the original quote uses "drew" and I want to integrate it into my text by changing it to "drawing", which of the following would I write?




This always confuses me... I can't find anything by Googling.

  • You might at least give us the actual example context where you want to do this. Without that I think it will inevitably be closed soon. Mar 20 at 20:11
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    I'd go with the second, on the grounds of aesthetics. If you wanted to replace "it" with "the kitten" you wouldn't write "I love [the k]it[ten] very much" unless you were insanely awkward.
    – Stuart F
    Mar 20 at 21:10