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    #1

    I will be back at ... / I will come back at ...What's the difference?

    1-I will be back at 10.30 am.
    2-I will come back at 10.30 am.

    What's the difference please?

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    #2

    Re: I will be back at ... / I will come back at ...What's the difference?

    Quote Originally Posted by love-you-mom View Post
    1-I will be back at 10.30 am.
    2-I will come back at 10.30 am.

    What's the difference please?
    #1 means that you will arrive back at 10:30
    #2 is ambiguous, it could mean the same as #1 or it could mean that you will leave wherever it is you are going at 10:30.

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