Remain vs remaining


“Only 3 days remain…” or “Only 3 days remaining…”?

asked Jan 19 '11 at 13:04 Igor Skliarevsky New member

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I guess, both can be used interchangeably

link comment edited Jan 23 '11 at 12:22 Vsevolod New member

In my opinion, "remaining" is more appealing to reader's action.

For example, McDonalds motto is "I'm loving it". Not just "I love it".

link comment answered Jan 19 '11 at 15:37 Roman Vorushin New member

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