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It's lovely to see the leaves change colors in the fall. It's always sad, however, when winter comes and the leaves fall off/down.

I presume both off and down fit into the above wording, but are there slight differences between them semantically? Thanks.
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Thanks, Marius.
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Hi,

It's lovely to see the leaves change colors in the fall. It's always sad, however, when winter comes and the leaves fall off/down.

Where I live, in Canada, the Autumn is a big deal, an occasion of great beauty. So, Canadians are experts in this matter. Emotion: stick out tongue

Here, the leaves fall in Autumn, not in Winter. In addition, we just say 'the leaves fall off/down'.

'Autumn' and 'fall' are synonymous here.

It's lovely to see the leaves change colours in the Autumn. It's always sad, however, when they fall.

I've tried to avoid repetition of words in your sentences.

Yes, it's beautiful when the leaves fall, but I spent two hours yesterday raking them off my lawn, and I'm not finished yet.Emotion: smile

Clive
Do you have those red sugar maple leaves, Clive? I miss those. I wouldn't even mind raking them!
Hi,

You're very welcome to come and rake mine.Emotion: smile

Clive
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Thanks, Clive and GG.

I wouldn't mind raking those pretty leaves for nothing, either. A thing of beauty is a joy forever--ring a bell?
Can I se "would" for falling leaves.

The leaves would sometimes fall.
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