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    Question "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"

    Hi,
    Please let me know, what is the major difference between the statements like "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"

    And please let me know, which one is correct in the following...

    (a)I would be appreciated, If you fax the document as soon as possible.

    (b)I would appreciated, If you fax the document as soon as possible.

    (c)I would appreciate, If you fax the document as soon as possible.


    Warm Regards
    Prabhas

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    Re: "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"

    Quote Originally Posted by Prabhas View Post
    Hi,
    Please let me know, what is the major difference between the statements like "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"
    I would appreciate - a nice polite way to say something that you actually expect the person to do. You may be in a position of authority. Be careful, because it can also sound sarcastic.

    I would appreciated - not grammatical. However It would be appreciated is considered a polite way of saying you want something without saying that you are the one who wants it.

    I would be appreciated - not the same meaning. It means others appreciate YOU. If I cleaned up the kitchen after all these slobs, you would think I would be appreciated (by them). But it still doesn't happne.


    Quote Originally Posted by Prabhas View Post
    And please let me know, which one is correct in the following...

    (a)I would be appreciated, If you fax the document as soon as possible. No - you are not the person who is being appreciated by others.

    (b)It would appreciated if you would fax the document as soon as possible.

    (c)I would appreciate it if you would fax the document as soon as possible.


    Warm Regards
    Prabhas
    Hope that helps.


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    Re: "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"

    Barb,
    Thanks for your message.


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    Re: "I would appreciate", "I would appreciated" and "I would be appreciated"

    Quote Originally Posted by Prabhas View Post
    Barb,
    Thanks for your message.

    Barb,
    Thanks for your message...

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