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    Default correction, please

    Choose During/ for
    1- I met her during my vacation
    2- They will be in a meeting for two hours
    3- Please stay here during the afternoon
    4- She can wait here during the speech
    5- I’m sorry that I didn’t answer your call, but you called during a
    very important meeting

    choose Until and by:
    1 - If the package does not arrive …by… 6:00 pm, we will have to find another supplier
    2 - Please make sure that nobody leaves the office …by……. the afternoon
    3 - The offer must be handed in …until…….. Tomorrow.
    4 – He must wait here …until….. 6:00
    5 – He must be ready to leave …until……… the end of the break.
    Last edited by Ruba Saeed; 16-Jul-2009 at 06:33.

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    Default Re: correction, please

    Quote Originally Posted by Ruba Saeed View Post
    Choose During/ for
    1- I met her during my vacation

    2- They will be in a meeting for two hours

    3- Please stay here during the afternoon Both could work here, I would choose 'for'.
    4- She can wait here during the speech

    5- I’m sorry that I didn’t answer your call, but you called during a
    very important meeting


    choose Until and by:
    1 - If the package does not arrive …by… 6:00 pm, we will have to find another supplier

    2 - Please make sure that nobody leaves the office …by……. the afternoon Until.
    3 - The offer must be handed in …until…….. Tomorrow. By.
    4 – He must wait here …until….. 6:00

    5 – He must be ready to leave …until……… the end of the break. By.
    Bhai.

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    Default Re: correction, please

    thanks a bundle

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