Konstantin
It this sentence OK from Britain English viewpoint? I like reading books which I bought two weeks ago.
Nov 13, 2018 6:23 AM
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I don't think it is right in any flavour of English. "I like reading books" is a general statement, so it doesn't make sense to then restrict that to certain books. "I like reading the books which I bought two weeks ago" is better. 'the' shows that you are only talking about certain books, not all books. But - I think it would be more natural to use a progressive tense. "I am enjoying reading the books which I bought two weeks ago".
November 13, 2018
I'm enjoying reading the books (that) I bought 2 weeks ago. 'which' isn't correct here, although many people think 'that' and 'which' are the same! :)
November 13, 2018
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Konstantin
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