Fight vs Fighting

Me: Ok.  No more sword fighting!  Put the swords down.

Tornado E: Mommy, why is it fighting and not fight?

Me: Because you’re doing it right now.  Not something you do.  It’s all about doing it at that moment.

Tornado E: Hmmm.  Like I’m talking!

Me: Yes.

Ok, what kid pays attention and asks about verb conjugation?

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4 Responses to “Fight vs Fighting”

  1. jc Says:

    A: a future blogger like his mom!

  2. Maureen@IslandRoar Says:

    Yeah, the next Hemmingway or William Safire!
    So cute. He better get an A in English one day, after all this!

  3. insider53 Says:

    An English teacher in the making.

  4. Jane Says:

    A very, very bright one!


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