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1. He escaped from answering the questions he was asked. 2. He escaped answering the questions he was asked. Are they both correct? tnx :)

I'm learning English, so my questions may seem a little simple or even stupid. :) But I love English and I also like to speak English just like an English speaking person one day :) Thanks for your help :)

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Neither one is incorrect; they just don't make sense. (You will notice the correct usage of a semicolon in a compound sentence.) "He escaped without answering the questions he was asked", would be the better construction.

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I thought of adding a word too, but couldn't they be used the way they are ? If you put it the right context, wouldn't both be correct ? Okay.....I don't have a clue so am just asking outta curiosity.
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I would say number one is the right way :) good luck you will get it

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The right sentence is the first one " He escaped from answering the questions he was asked." The second sentence would have been correct if "being" was added between he and was "He escaped answering the questions he was being asked."

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Not being an English teacher I can't comment on if they are both grammatically correct....lol.....but then English is not always used correctly. Having said that.....I see no problem with either one.

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And I'm happy to see someone that knows how to use an adverb "correctly." Star!
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Oh wow, I did ? Hahahaha. Please, don't take that the wrong way......I thank you very much for the Star, even tho I may not deserve it.
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It's okay if you use proper grammar by accident, just means you were raised around people who spoke properly.
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Have to thank my parents for that......they tried hard enough to drill the right things in me......don't always use them, but they ( tried ) to teach me.
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God bless parents everywhere! I think once we are adults, we all wish we had listened to them a tiny bit more.
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seems like you're doing pretty well with one of the more difficult languages to learn as a second language. anyway,in example 1. that sounds right. "escaped from" is o.k.. in example 2. without "from"a better word might be "avoided" .they are both correct. but in number 2 it's a bit clumsy.as I said,using another word,like "avoided"has a more fluid sound. keep up the good work.....

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