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    Future tense

    What is the difference between 1) He will meet the manager this Friday and 2) He will be meeting the manager this Friday? Could you please advise?

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    Re: Future tense

    The first may suggest certainty about 'him' meeting the manager. It may also suggest 'his' willingness to meet the manager. The second may suggest a more casual idea - it just so happens that this future meeting is planned.

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