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    Question wonder or wondering

    Hi my name is Christophe,
    Could you please tell me how to use wonder or wondering?
    Thank you very much for your answer.

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    Re: wonder or wondering

    When we're asking things, we often use 'wondering' to make our request sound more tentative:
    I was wondering whether you would be interested in helping us next week.


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    Re: wonder or wondering

    Thanks tdol!


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    Re: wonder or wondering

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    When we're asking things, we often use 'wondering' to make our request sound more tentative:
    I was wondering whether you would be interested in helping us next week.


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    Re: wonder or wondering

    Quote Originally Posted by Christophe
    Thank you very much

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