Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    SoftyAriel is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • Spanish
      • Home Country:
      • Spain
      • Current Location:
      • Spain
    Join Date
    Jan 2013
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like

    Question How long beforethe mechanic arrives?

    Is it correct to ask the following question: "How long before the mechanic arrives?"
    And what would it mean?
    Thank you.

  2. #2
    Gillnetter is online now Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    1,655
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: How long beforethe mechanic arrives?

    Quote Originally Posted by SoftyAriel View Post
    Is it correct to ask the following question: "How long before the mechanic arrives?"
    And what would it mean?
    Thank you.
    The question is fine (bueno). How much time will pass before the mechanic comes to this location?
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 18-Jan-2013 at 19:41.

Similar Threads

  1. He always arrives there in no time by car
    By trueheart_205 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 13-Jun-2012, 14:24
  2. a mechanic, ie. someone who...
    By navi tasan in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 18-May-2012, 13:19
  3. mechanic vs mechanician
    By Abstract Idea in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 03-Nov-2009, 01:30
  4. mechanic
    By jiang in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20-Apr-2009, 07:43
  5. mechanic, mechanic, mechanically, mechanized etc.
    By petarcamuset in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 31-Oct-2007, 21:09

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk