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    #1

    time

    Hi there,
    Please proofread the followiing sentences?

    Time flies very soon.
    Time flies so soon.
    Time flies very fast.

    simon

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    #2

    Re: time

    Say simply "time flies."

    Soon and very soon don't work, and very fast is redundant with the idea of flying.
    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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    #3

    Re: time

    Remember:

    Time flies like an arrow.

    Fruit flies like a banana.

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