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    #1

    reply (to) my email

    1. Please reply my email as soon as possible.

    2. Please reply to my email as soon as possible.

    Which sentence is correct?

    I believe the first is AmE, which the second is BrE. Am I correct?

    Many thanks.

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    #2

    Cool Re: reply (to) my email

    ...reply to my email... is correct.
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    #3

    Re: reply (to) my email

    Quote Originally Posted by kohyoongliat
    I believe the first is AmE, which the second is BrE. Am I correct?
    I agree with engee30's correction. The first one is ungrammatical.

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    #4

    Re: reply (to) my email

    Thanks, Engee and Casiopea, for your reply.

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    Re: reply (to) my email

    You're most welcome.

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    #6

    Re: reply (to) my email

    Hi
    I agree with Engee and Casiopea "reply to my email... is correct".

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