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    optimistic pessimist is offline Member
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    Default drive you home? or take you home by car/

    Dear all,

    1. I'll drive you home.
    2. I'll take you home by car.

    Do you say #2 to mean #1?

    It seems to be okay grammatically, but I'm not sure if native speakers say it....

    Thank you!

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    SoothingDave is offline VIP Member
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    Default Re: drive you home? or take you home by car/

    I would only say #1. "Drive" would mean to take by car. It's a lot simpler and more natural.

    I would only specify that i was taking someone by car if there was some ambiguity, or if it was not normal. If you normally took the bus or train and i was going to drive you, I might say that. But I probably would not. "I'll drive you" is just much simpler.

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