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    #1

    later/after/aftewards

    Let's go there now.

    1-No, we will go there later.

    2-No, we will go there after.
    3-No, we will go there afterward.

    Which of the sentences 1-3 are acceptable in this context?

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    Navi.

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    #2

    Re: later/after/aftewards

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Let's go there now.

    1-No, we will go there later.

    2-No, we will go there after.
    3-No, we will go there afterward.

    Which of the sentences 1-3 are acceptable in this context?

    Gratefully,
    Navi.
    Only number 1 works, with "later" instead of "now". However, the most natural response would be "No, let's go there later".
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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