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    Question Pop by

    "Pop By" or "Come By" ?

    ie : can I ( pop /come ) by your office for a few minutes ?

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    Re: Pop by

    Come by makes sense.
    It means: to pay a short visit.

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    Re: Pop by

    "Pop by" is more informal than "come by." Sometimes "pop by" is used when the visit is unplanned or spontaneous: "I arrived at my appointment almost an hour early, so I popped by my friend Elaine's office to say 'hi' since she works in the same building."

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