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    Are you at a computer

    Hi,

    What do we mean by are you at a computer?

    Is this statement correct?

    Are you at a computer?

    Thanks

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    Re: Are you at a computer

    Right now I am at a computer.


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    Re: Are you at a computer

    Quote Originally Posted by RonBee View Post
    Right now I am at a computer.

    Does "at a computer" denote that the person is using the computer or just standing/sitting in front of the computer??

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    Re: Are you at a computer

    I would think that it means he or she has the ready ability to start using one if needed, if not already using it.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Are you at a computer

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I would think that it means he or she has the ready ability to start using one if needed, if not already using it.
    Exactly!

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