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    #1

    is to sign

    Which are correct:
    1-The document is on your desk to sign.

    2-The document is on your desk to be signed.
    3-The document is on your desk for you to sign.

    It seems to me that "1" is incorrect and in "2" one does not know who is to sign the document.

    Gratefully,
    Navi.

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    Re: is to sign

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan View Post
    Which are correct:
    1-The document is on your desk to sign.

    2-The document is on your desk to be signed.
    3-The document is on your desk for you to sign.

    It seems to me that "1" is incorrect and in "2" one does not know who is to sign the document.

    Gratefully,
    Navi.
    #1 isn't incorrect but it's not very clear. You're right about #2 - we don't know who is to sign it although logic would dictate that it's on the desk of the person who needs to sign it. #3 is the clearest. You can also say "The document is on your desk ready for your signature".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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