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perfect continuous

Origin of perfect continuous
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • From Springfield the passage was a perfect continuous ovation.

    The Spy of the Rebellion Allan Pinkerton
  • Flimsy as a Bank note is to a proverb, he can split it into three perfect continuous, flat, and even leaves.

    Recollections of a Policeman William Russell (aka Thomas Waters)

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