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    Default bring / take

    Your answer brought is incorrect. took is the correct answer for


    The manager just ____ John to his office. I hope everything is ok.

    why, In this sentence, is the answer " brought" incorrect ?

    Please somebody teaches me the rule to use bright or take, i know that if i want say "something" from there towards me, i use "bring" and if instead i want to say "something" from me to there, so move away from me, i use take.
    but it's enough ?



    thanks

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    Default re: bring / take

    Quote Originally Posted by nando88 View Post
    Your answer brought is incorrect. took is the correct answer for


    The manager just ____ John to his office. I hope everything is ok.

    why, In this sentence, is the answer " brought" incorrect ?

    Please somebody teaches me the rule to use bright or take, i know that if i want say "something" from there towards me, i use "bring" and if instead i want to say "something" from me to there, so move away from me, i use take.
    but it's enough ?



    thanks
    It's more usual with "took" but "brought" is possible.

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    Default Re: bring / take

    Welcome to the forums. nando.

    Click on one or more of these threads to read about the usage of bring and take:

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    Take vs Bring
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    Rover

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