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    Hello,

    I don't think that suggest or propose is good in the following context

    (a student to an accommodation officer) I'd be most grateful if you could propose/suggest another room to me

    I thinkg offer (or give) would be much better here. Could anybody comment on that, please?

    Thank you.

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    Default Re: propose a room

    Quote Originally Posted by Verona_82 View Post
    Hello,

    I don't think that suggest or propose is good in the following context

    (a student to an accommodation officer) I'd be most grateful if you could propose/suggest another room to me

    I thinkg offer (or give) would be much better here. Could anybody comment on that, please?

    Thank you.
    Yes, "offer" is more natural.

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    Default Re: propose a room

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Yes, "offer" is more natural.
    And you should also let them know what the problem is with the existing room, to help them offer a more suitable one.

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