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Again I am wondering which version is more suitable:

"Do you love me?"

"I don`t know."

Should the response be:

"You do know that whenever you say that you don't know whether you love me or not, you are pushing me away.

or:

You do know that whenever you say that you don't know whether you love me or not, you push me away.

(I would probably use "you are pushing me").

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Either is possible. The continuous "you are pushing me away" focuses on each indvidual occasion (because the so-called continuous is the form normally used for here-and-now for most verbs). "You push me away" is habitual, and so adequately expresses what the speaker wants to say, but without the focus on the individual actions.

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