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    Smile if she gets time offf work

    She will probably come with us to the game if she gets time off work.



    Does the part in bold mean "take time from work" or "have free time after work?" Thanks.

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    Default Re: if she gets time offf work

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    She will probably come with us to the game if she gets time off work.



    Does the part in bold mean "take time from work" or "have free time after work?" Thanks.
    The second. If she has got some free time after work.

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    Default Re: if she gets time offf work

    Quote Originally Posted by angliholic View Post
    She will probably come with us to the game if she gets time off work.
    It means, if she can get permission from her company to take a day, an hour, a week, etc from work--not after work, but during her regular work schedule.

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    Default Re: if she gets time offf work

    Thanks, Soup.

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