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a. She complained that he made a lot of noise.
b. She complained about his making a lot of noise.

The sentences are mine.

Do either imply that the speaker thinks that he really was making a lot of noise?

Many thanks.
  • andrewg927

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    English - American
    If the speaker is the "she", then yes. But if the speaker just presents a fact (that someone complained about someone else's noise), then we don't know.
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