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    flytothesky is offline Member
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    Talking Sam is running out of time.

    Hello~ Happy Christmas~

    If you have time,, would you help me with saying this naturally please?


    Jhon: Didn't you say you got curfew by 7PM? It's almost 7PM, man.

    Sam: Oh, my. I will be histoy if I'm late again.

    Jhon: ⓐI will give you a drive.
    ⓑLet me give you a dirve.

    Jhon's Mom: Where are you going? Dinner is ready.

    Sam: ⓐSam is pressed for time.
    ⓑSam is running out of time.
    I'm going to give him a drive and come back.
    Leave some food for me Mom.


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    There are one more question...
    Mom every morning go to school with kid because she worry about her kid lose its way. But Mom doesn't have a car so they walk to get school.
    Can the Mom say :

    I give my kid a dirve to school every morning.
    Or,
    I take my kid school every morning.

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    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
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    Re: Sam is running out of time.

    Quote Originally Posted by flytothesky View Post
    Hello~ Happy Christmas~

    If you have time,, would you help me with saying this naturally please?


    Jhon: Didn't you say you got curfew by 7PM? you have a 7 o'clock curfew? It's almost 7PM, man.

    Sam: Oh, my. I will be history if I'm late again.

    Jhon: I will give you a drive.
    ⓑLet me give you a dirve.

    I'll give you a ride home
    I'll give you a lift back
    I'll drive you back

    Jhon's Mom: Where are you going? Dinner is ready.

    Sam: ⓐSam is pressed for time.
    ⓑSam is running out of time.
    I'm going to give him a drive to drive him home and come back.
    Save some food for me Mom.


    ----------------------------------------------------------------
    There are one more question...
    Mom every morning goes to school with kid because she worries about her kid losing its way. But Mom doesn't have a car so they walk to get school.
    Can the Mom say :

    I give my kid a dirve to school every morning.
    Or,

    I take my kid to school every morning.
    ..

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