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    #1

    shortening a sentence

    Hi,

    Instead of saying "Please let me know your opinion", can I just write "Please opine".
    Thanks for helping me.

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    #2

    Re: shortening a sentence

    Hi, Pal, and welcome to the board.

    Quote Originally Posted by Pal_slg View Post
    Hi,

    Instead of saying "Please let me know your opinion", can I just write "Please opine".
    Thanks for helping me.
    I wouldn't recommend it. It would sound very strange to most people.

    You could say 'What do you think?'

    Rover

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    #3

    Re: shortening a sentence

    Thanks Rover!
    Is it not recomended because it is gramatically wrong or it is very unpopular?

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    #4

    Re: shortening a sentence

    It's grammatically correct but not colloquial.

    Rover

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    #5

    Re: shortening a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    It's grammatically correct but not colloquial.

    Rover
    It's colloquial in India.

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