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  1. mamen's Avatar
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    #1

    Post sentence's implication

    What is the difference between the two?

    I'll wait you there.


    I'll wait for you there.


    thank you...

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    #2

    Re: sentence's implication

    I don't think your 1st sentence makes sense. The second one is fine.

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    #3

    Re: sentence's implication

    not a teacher

    In English, it has be to be 'wait for you'.
    I know that 'wait you' is a direct translation from other Asian languages.

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    #4

    Re: sentence's implication

    You could say "I'll await you there" but it's quite dated and formal.

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