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    Which is correct:
    1-I am happy to be seeing her tomorrow.
    2-I am happy to be going to see her tomorrow.
    3-I am happy about seeing her tomorrow.

    4-I am happyto see her tomorrow.

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    I think they're all correct, but can mean slightly different things.
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    Default Re: happy to

    Quote Originally Posted by navi
    Which is correct:
    1-I am happy to be seeing her tomorrow.
    2-I am happy to be going to see her tomorrow.
    3-I am happy about seeing her tomorrow.

    4-I am happyto see her tomorrow.
    I agree with Red.

    1. One has an appointment and one is happy.
    2. Same as 1, but a bit wordy.
    3. Same as 1.

    4. This is a bit idiomatic. It would normally be used as a proposed appointment. It awaits confirmation. The future tense "I will be" can also be used.

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