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    use of 'suppose to'

    "Without permission you are not suppose to carry the cell phone inside the factory".- is this sentence correct?

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    Re: use of 'suppose to'

    You are not supposed to take your cell phone inside the factory without proper permission.

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    Re: use of 'suppose to'

    Thanks very much.

    May I request other members too to post their views?

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    Re: use of 'suppose to'

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    Thanks very much.

    May I request other members too to post their views?
    I agree with Kondorosi.

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    Re: use of 'suppose to'

    Quote Originally Posted by sriky View Post
    "Without permission you are not suppose to carry the cell phone inside the factory".- is this sentence correct?
    Just in case you're missing the important point, the expression is "supposed to".
    You are supposed to ask. It is supposed that you will ask.

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    Re: use of 'suppose to'

    This is hard to hear, because the /d/ assimilates to the /t/ (switching off the voicing). And because it's hard to hear, many people who have learnt by ear omit it.

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