"The walking is not at all good."

"The walking is not good at all."

I wonder if it is the same or have different meanings like "the walking" in the first sentence is better than in the second one.

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    Now, there's an interesting ngram – PerryW May 19 '16 at 10:14

Yes, they have the same meaning.

Personally, the second one is moderately preferable, as it communicates the core of the message sooner, but semantically, they're identical.


I'm not a native speaker. But for some reason I think the 2nd one is the one you should use. It follows the English rhythm. The first one sounds kind of weird. In order to the meaning I think they're the same.

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