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Which is correct? 1. They helped to paint the window. 2. They helped to paint the window sill. Thanks.

asked Oct 09 '13 at 11:08 May New member

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Both are correct. The difference is the extent of what was painted. If you say the window, you would imply the wooden parts for entire window were painted. If you specify just the sill, the painting was limited to just the lower horizontal part.

link comment answered Oct 09 '13 at 11:15 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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