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    Grammar help (future)

    Hi,


    Is this correct:


    If you told your boyfriend you were sick, would he bring you chicken soup?


    If you called your boyfriend would he come take care of you?

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    Re: Grammar help (future)

    Quote Originally Posted by TheShadow View Post
    Hi,


    Is this correct:


    If you told your boyfriend you were sick, would he bring you chicken soup?


    If you called your boyfriend would he come and/to take care of you?
    Now both are correct.

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    Re: Grammar help (future)

    I have a feeling that "come take care of you" is acceptable in AmE but wait for an AmE speaker to clarify.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Grammar help (future)

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I have a feeling that "come take care of you" is acceptable in AmE but wait for an AmE speaker to clarify.
    Yes, it is used that way in AmE. I believe that "come and take care of you" is more common.

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