Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    nellymar is offline Newbie
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    6
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Highly Appreciate Vs. Highly Aprreciated

    Dear Teacher: I wrote a note last week, saying:

    I highly appreciate to send timely comunication to Mr. Mark Perens, etc....

    Question: Highly appreciate, is it right?

    I was reading in this website Adverb Highly, then I have a doub

    Thank for your answer,

    Nelly

  2. #2
    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    19,448
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Highly Appreciate Vs. Highly Aprreciated

    Quote Originally Posted by nellymar View Post
    Dear Teacher: I wrote a note last week, saying:

    I highly appreciate to send timely comunication to Mr. Mark Perens, etc....

    Question: Highly appreciate, is it right?

    I was reading in this website Adverb Highly, then I have a doub

    Thank for your answer,

    Nelly
    I highly appreciate = present

    I highly appreciated = past



    "Highly appreciate" is very formal and slightly old-fashioned, but quite acceptable.

  3. #3
    tedtmc is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Malaysia
      • Current Location:
      • Malaysia
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Posts
    2,130
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: Highly Appreciate Vs. Highly Aprreciated

    I highly appreciate to send timely comunication to Mr. Mark Perens, etc....

    The underlined phrase should be 'sending'.
    You could also say 'appreciate very much'.

    not a teacher

Similar Threads

  1. Highly important.
    By notdestined in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-Sep-2005, 22:43
  2. highly appreciate Ur correcting of myApplication
    By kevinji in forum CVs, Resumes and Applications
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 29-Jan-2005, 01:47
  3. highly debatable
    By james_chew_84 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: 12-Jun-2004, 22:02
  4. Highly Urgent !!!
    By HardRock in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 01-Dec-2003, 20:25

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •