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Brit-pick question 
2nd-Jun-2013 04:32 pm
Any help appreciated!

In describing someone in the process of counting, would the phrase be "he counted twenty," or "he counted to twenty" ?
2nd-Jun-2013 08:35 pm (UTC)
Depends in what context.

He sat on the floor having counted twenty of them....


Having counted to twenty, he sat on the floor.....

Does that help??
2nd-Jun-2013 08:46 pm (UTC)
I think so. Not different from American English, then.

Thank you!
3rd-Jun-2013 02:29 am (UTC)
You're welcome *g*
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