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    Am i using the word busy correctly? Please advice

    1) I advised him to do his christmas shopping in/during a less busy week for him.
    2) I advised him to do his christmas shopping in/during when he is less busy.
    3) I advised him to do his christmas shopping when he has a less busy schedule.
    4) I will have a less busy schedule next week.
    5) Next week will be a less busy week for me.

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    Re: Am i using the word busy correctly? Please advice

    Those are all good. (I would say "during" for sentence 1 and "when" for sentence 2. For sentences 3 and 4 I would say "crowded schedule" instead of "busy schedule", but "busy" is certainly acceptable there.)


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    Re: Am i using the word busy correctly? Please advice

    P.S.:
    Say please advise or please give me some advice.



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