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    #1

    Asking about a friend!

    Hi there,
    I hope that I am posting this question in the right place
    My question is about how can I recontact a friend who I didn't hear from her for a long time. I mean I want to tell her that I want to know if she is ok or not because I am really afraid that something bad happened to her. At the same time I don't want her feels like I recontact her because I need her to do something for work << she always thinks in this way. I know a lot of such words in my native language but I wonder if there are the same in English.
    Please help me :$

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    #2

    Re: Asking about a friend!

    How are you thinking of reconnecting? In writing, by phone, etc

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    #3

    Re: Asking about a friend!

    If you have her email address or mobile number, I would try for a casual, brief message "Hey. It's Bint3z here! Haven't heard from you for ages. Just wanted to check you're OK. Get in touch soon - it would be great to catch up."
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    #4

    Re: Asking about a friend!

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    How are you thinking of reconnecting? In writing, by phone, etc
    Sorry I forgot to say that I want to send her an email

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    #5

    Re: Asking about a friend!

    Thank you that really helps

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    Re: Asking about a friend!

    I had a private message from another user asking why I wrote "It's Bint3z here!" (ie what does "Bint3z" mean?) In case anyone else was confused, it was simply the username of the person who posted the question. Of course, when they write the email/text, they would replace Bint3z with their real name!
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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