writing about Hemingway in Cuba

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writing about Hemingway in Cuba

Post by azz » Sun Aug 05, 2018 7:28 am

Can one say
a. I want to write about Tom and his family in London.
b. I am doing research on Hemingway in Cuba.
c. I am writing a paper on Hemingway in the Spanish civil war.

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In (a), I might not even be in London. Maybe Tom and his family stayed in London a long time ago. I want to write about the experiences and the life Tom and his family have/had in London.

Many thanks.
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Re: writing about Hemingway in Cuba

Post by Bobinwales » Sun Aug 05, 2018 6:06 pm

I have no problem with that.
In fact if you want to be in London you would say, "I am in London and want to write about Tom and his family"
Or even, "I am in London and want to write about Tom and his family when the were here". Or "...when they were in London".
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Signature: All those years gone to waist!
Bob in Wales

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