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And and ~たり

Doing this; Doing that

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tattari suwatari
Standing and

doru ga agattari sagattari
The dollar is rising and

kyou wa kaimono o shitari resutoran de tabetari shite takusan no okane o tsukatta.
Today I went shopping and
at at a restaurant, etc; I used a lot of money.

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は and が

In the last example,
Today I went shopping and at at a restaurant, etc; I used a lot of money,
there is an implied I.So shouldn't there be がafter きょう not は as it is is implied to be present after a watashi( or similar I pronoun). What I mean is, is this incorrect

Your rewrite is incorrect.

Your rewrite is incorrect. The original sentence is fine, and if you want to include 私 you can say,

The original sentence is more natural though, and puts much more emphasis on how 'today' is different from other days, while these rewrites put emphasis on how what 私 did is different from what other people did.

You can't, anyway, say きょうが買い物をする as this would make きょう the one that went shopping, and obviously a day cannot go shopping or eat at a restaurant. You could say 今日は私が買い物をした and be at least grammatically correct.

What I did not find in my grammar book...

...was how to handle combined conjugations, say ~たい or ~てはいけません.

Turns out the preferred form is ~たり...~たりする where you conjugate the する according to your needs.

For example;
"I want to climb a mountain, meet a friend, go to hot spring, etc. this weekend."

Last example in the article is naturally correct, as "using money" is not in the list of example activities. This may be covered elsewhere, but I thought it might be good to mention this here as well...

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