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    Hi there,

    Is it correct to say like this?


    I want to treat you to lunch to thank you for your help.
    Let us have lunch together. I am going to treat you for your help.

    tks
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    Re: treat

    The first two are fine, but the third is a little odd without the "to lunch" part.

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    Re: treat

    Hi there,
    Tks a lot.

    Is there any difference between 'am going to' and 'will' in the following sentences?

    Put away your money. I am going to treat you to this.
    Put away your money. I will treat you to this.


    tks
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    Re: treat

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,
    Tks a lot.

    Is there any difference between 'am going to' and 'will' in the following sentences?

    Put away your money. I am going to treat you to this.
    Put away your money. I will treat you to this.


    tks
    pete
    We usually employ 'am going to' for things that we have planned to do and 'I will' for spur of the moment decisions.

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    Re: treat

    Hi there,

    So, are both of them correct?

    tks
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    Re: treat

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,

    So, are both of them correct?

    tks
    pete
    Yes, they are both correct.

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